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Release Notes:
Data Element
Version 2012B

Data Element Name: ICD-9-CM Other Diagnosis Codes
Collected For: All Records , Optional for HBIPS-2, HBIPS-3 and PBM; Used in algorithm for PC-01, 02, 03, 04, and 05
Definition:The International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) codes associated with the diagnosis for this hospitalization.
Suggested Data Collection Question:What were the ICD-9-CM other diagnosis codes selected for this medical record?
Length:6 (implied decimal point)
Allowable Values:

Any valid ICD-9-CM diagnosis code

Notes for Abstraction:None
Suggested Data Sources:

  • Face sheet
  • Discharge summary
  • UB-04, Field Locations: 67A-Q
    NOTE: Medicare will only accept codes listed in fields A-H
Additional Notes:
Guidelines for Abstraction:
Inclusion Exclusion
  • None
  • None

ICD-9-CM Other Diagnosis Codes
Specifications Manual for Joint Commission National Quality Measures (v2012B)
Discharges 07-01-12 (3Q12) through 12-31-12 (4Q12)