Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code E882
Accidental fall from or out of building or other structure
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Fall from building.
  • ICD-9-CM E882 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, E882 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).
  • E882 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM E882.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM E882: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: E882 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM W13.9XXA Fall from, out of or through building, not otherwise specified, initial encounter
E882 Excludes
  • collapse of a building or structure (E916)
  • fall or jump from burning building (E890.8, E891.8)
Applies To
  • Fall from:
    • balcony
    • bridge
    • building
    • flagpole
    • tower
    • turret
    • viaduct
    • wall
    • window
  • Fall through roof
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