Specific code icon 2016 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.E8

Activity, other personal hygiene

    2016 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt

  • Y93.E8 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • Y93.E8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after Oct 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Y93.E8. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Y93.E8 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Present On Admission
  • Y93.E8 is considered exempt from POA reporting.

Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.E8 to ICD-9-CM