2021 ICD-10-CM Code F15.22

Other stimulant dependence with intoxication

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

F15.22 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other stimulant dependence with intoxication. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

ICD-10:F15.22
Short Description:Other stimulant dependence with intoxication
Long Description:Other stimulant dependence with intoxication

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Other stimulant dependence with intoxication

Non-specific codes like F15.22 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for other stimulant dependence with intoxication:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F15.220 for Other stimulant dependence with intoxication, uncomplicated
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F15.221 for Other stimulant dependence with intoxication delirium
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F15.222 for Other stimulant dependence with intoxication with perceptual disturbance
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F15.229 for Other stimulant dependence with intoxication, unspecified

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code F15.22:


Type 1 Excludes

Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.

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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)