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Diagnosis codes for falls on and from playground equipment

ICD-10 Codes for falls from playground equipment


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 on and from playground equipment:

Fall on or from playground slide

W09.0XXA …… initial encounter

W09.0XXD …… subsequent encounter

W09.0XXS …… sequela

Fall from playground swing

W09.1XXA …… initial encounter

W09.1XXD …… subsequent encounter

W09.1XXS …… sequela

Fall on or from jungle gym

W09.2XXA …… initial encounter

W09.2XXD …… subsequent encounter

W09.2XXS …… sequela

Fall on or from other playground equipment

W09.8XXA …… initial encounter

W09.8XXD …… subsequent encounter

W09.8XXS …… sequela