Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y92.530

Ambulatory surgery center as the place of occurrence of the external cause

  • Y92.530 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2014 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, Y92.530 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Outpatient surgery center, including that connected with a hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
  • Same day surgery center, including that connected with a hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • Y92.530 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
Present On Admission
  • Y92.530 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Convert ICD-10-CM Y92.530 to ICD-9-CM