Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code E910.2
Accidental drowning and submersion while engaged in other sport or recreational activity without diving equipment
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM E910.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, E910.2 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).
  • E910.2 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: E910.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM W69.XXXA Accidental drowning and submersion while in natural water, initial encounter
E910.2 Excludes
  • jumping into water to rescue another person (E910.3)
Applies To
  • Fishing or hunting, except from boat or with diving equipment
  • Ice skating
  • Playing in water
  • Surfboarding
  • Swimming NOS
  • Voluntarily jumping from boat, not involved in accident, for swim NOS
  • Wading in water
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