2021 ICD-10-CM Code Z04.6

Encounter for general psychiatric examination, requested by authority

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

Z04.6 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of encounter for general psychiatric examination, requested by authority. The code Z04.6 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Z04.6
Short Description:Encntr for general psychiatric exam, requested by authority
Long Description:Encounter for general psychiatric examination, requested by authority

Code Classification

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code Z04.6 are found in the index:

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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)