2021 ICD-10-CM Code F16.12

Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

F16.12 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of hallucinogen abuse 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.

Short Description:Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication
Long Description:Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication

Non-specific codes like F16.12 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 hallucinogen abuse with intoxication:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F16.120 for Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication, uncomplicated
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F16.121 for Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication with delirium
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F16.122 for Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication with perceptual disturbance
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F16.129 for Hallucinogen abuse with intoxication, unspecified

Information for Patients

Drug Abuse

Also called: Substance abuse

Drug abuse is a serious public health problem that affects almost every community and family in some way. Each year drug abuse causes millions of serious illnesses or injuries among Americans. Abused drugs include

Drug abuse also plays a role in many major social problems, such as drugged driving, violence, stress, and child abuse. Drug abuse can lead to homelessness, crime, and missed work or problems with keeping a job. It harms unborn babies and destroys families. There are different types of treatment for drug abuse. But the best is to prevent drug abuse in the first place.

NIH: National Institute on Drug Abuse

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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)