Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code E816.0
Motor vehicle traffic accident due to loss of control without collision on the highway injuring driver of motor vehicle other than motorcycle
  • Short description: LOSS CONTROL MV ACC-DRIV.
  • ICD-9-CM E816.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, E816.0 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • E816.0 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM E816.0.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: E816.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM V48.5XXA Car driver injured in noncollision transport accident in traffic accident, initial encounter
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