External causes of morbidity
Legal intervention, operations of war, military operations, and terrorism
2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y35.029S
Legal intervention involving injury by handgun, unspecified person injured, sequela
2020 - New Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
- Y35.029S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- Short description: Legal intrvnt w injury by handgun, unsp person inj, sequela
- ICD-10-CM Y35.029S is a new 2020 ICD-10-CM code that became effective on October 1, 2019.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Y35.029S - other international versions of ICD-10 Y35.029S may differ.
- Y35.029S describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Present On Admission
The following code(s) above Y35.029S
contain annotation back-references
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
- Applicable To annotations, or
- Code Also annotations, or
- Code First annotations, or
- Excludes1 annotations, or
- Excludes2 annotations, or
- Includes annotations, or
- Note annotations, or
- Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to Y35.029S
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
- Y35.029S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
- 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): New code
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Y35.029S
Legal intervention involving injury by handgun, suspect injured
Legal intervention involving injury by handgun, unspecified person injured
Legal intervention involving injury by rifle pellet
Legal intervention involving injury by rifle pellet, law enforcement official injured
Legal intervention involving injury by rifle pellet, bystander injured
Legal intervention involving injury by rifle pellet, suspect injured
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.