ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z04

Encounter for examination and observation for other reasons

Diagnosis Code Z04

ICD-10: Z04
Short Description: Encounter for examination and observation for other reasons
Long Description: Encounter for examination and observation for other reasons
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z04

Not Valid for Submission
The code Z04 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons encountering health services for examinations (Z00-Z13)
      • Encounter for examination and observation for other reasons (Z04)
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