ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z91.19

Patient's noncompliance w oth medical treatment and regimen

Diagnosis Code Z91.19

ICD-10: Z91.19
Short Description: Patient's noncompliance w oth medical treatment and regimen
Long Description: Patient's noncompliance with other medical treatment and regimen
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z91.19

Valid for Submission
The code Z91.19 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons with potential health hazards related to family and personal history and certain conditions influencing health status (Z77-Z99)
      • Personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified (Z91)

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
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.

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 Z91.19 is exempt from POA reporting.

  • Did not attend hypertension clinic
  • Did not wait for treatment
  • Difficulty managing exercise regime
  • Finding related to compliance with treatment
  • Finding related to participation with treatment
  • Noncompliance with dental treatment
  • Noncompliance with diagnostic testing
  • Noncompliance with exercise regimen
  • Noncompliance with fluid volume management
  • Noncompliance with immunization regimen
  • Noncompliance with infection control regimen
  • Noncompliance with safety precautions
  • Noncompliance with self-monitoring regimen
  • Noncompliance with therapeutic regimen
  • Noncompliance with treatment
  • Problem with high complexity of treatment regime

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