ICD-10-CM Code J95.850
Mechanical complication of respirator
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
J95.850 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of mechanical complication of respirator. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for J95.850 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Encounter for respirator [ventilator] dependence during power failure - instead, use code Z99.12
- DRG Group #951 - Other factors influencing health status.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'J95.850 - Mechanical complication of respirator'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code V46.14 was previously used, J95.850 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.