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Diagnosis code for falls due to ice & snow

ICD-10 diagnosis codes for dental practices to use when billing medical insurance for trauma services when a patient falls due to ice & snow

There are many different diagnosis codes to represent all type of different falls! (i.e. falls to to tripping & slipping, falls due to being pushed, falls with subsequent striking against objects, falls on same level, falls from stairs & ladders, etc etc). Here are some diagnosis coding options for falls due to ice & snow!

Fall on same level due to ice and snow

W00.0XXA …… initial encounter

W00.0XXD …… subsequent encounter

W00.0XXS …… sequela

Fall from stairs and steps due to ice and snow

W00.1XXA …… initial encounter

W00.1XXD …… subsequent encounter

W00.1XXS …… sequela

Other fall from one level to another due to ice and snow

W00.2XXA …… initial encounter

W00.2XXD …… subsequent encounter

W00.2XXS …… sequela

Unspecified fall due to ice and snow

W00.9XXA …… initial encounter

W00.9XXD …… subsequent encounter

W00.9XXS …… sequela