ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z00.111

Health examination for newborn 8 to 28 days old

Diagnosis Code Z00.111

ICD-10: Z00.111
Short Description: Health examination for newborn 8 to 28 days old
Long Description: Health examination for newborn 8 to 28 days old
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z00.111

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services
    • Persons encountering health services for examinations (Z00-Z13)
      • Encntr for general exam w/o complaint, susp or reprtd dx (Z00)

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Perinatal/Newborn diagnoses Additional informationCallout TooltipPerinatal/Newborn diagnoses
Newborn. Age of 0 years; a subset of diagnoses intended only for newborns and neonates (e.g., fetal distress, perinatal jaundice).

Unacceptable principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipUnacceptable principal diagnosis
There are selected codes that describe a circumstance which influences an individual’s health status but not a current illness or injury, or codes that are not specific manifestations but may be due to an underlying cause. These codes are considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis.

Convert to ICD-9 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
  • V20.32 - Health supv nb 8-28 days

Present on Admission (POA) Additional informationCallout TooltipPresent on Admission
The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

The code Z00.111 is exempt from POA reporting.

  • Seen by neonatologist
  • Seen by pediatrician

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code Z00.111 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Baby Health Checkup

There are many new responsibilities when you have a baby. One of them is to make sure they get the checkups that they need. Well-baby exams are important in making sure that your baby is growing and developing properly. If there are problems, you can catch them early. This means that there is a better chance for treatment.

During these checkups, your baby will get any needed immunizations and screenings. This is also a good chance to ask your health care provider any questions about how to care for your baby.

  • Well-child visits

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Infant and Newborn Care

Also called: Baby care

Going home with a new baby is exciting, but it can be scary, too. Newborns have many needs, like frequent feedings and diaper changes. Babies can have health issues that are different from older children and adults, like diaper rash and cradle cap.

Your baby will go through many changes during the first year of life. You may feel uneasy at first. Ask your health care provider for help if you need it.

  • Baby supplies you need
  • Bathing an infant
  • Bonding with your newborn
  • Buying and Caring for Baby Bottles and Nipples
  • Changes in the newborn at birth
  • Colic and crying - self-care
  • Cribs and crib safety
  • Crying in infancy
  • Infant reflexes
  • Newborn head molding
  • Spitting up - self-care
  • Umbilical cord care in newborns
  • When to Call the Baby's Doctor (Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health)

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