ICD-10-CM Code Z36.8

Encounter for other antenatal screening

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z36.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of encounter for other antenatal screening. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Z36.8
Short Description:Encounter for other antenatal screening
Long Description:Encounter for other antenatal screening

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • Z36.81 - Encounter for antenatal screening for hydrops fetalis
  • Z36.82 - Encounter for antenatal screening for nuchal translucency
  • Z36.83 - Encounter for fetal screening for congenital cardiac abnormalities
  • Z36.84 - Encounter for antenatal screening for fetal lung maturity
  • Z36.85 - Encounter for antenatal screening for Streptococcus B
  • Z36.86 - Encounter for antenatal screening for cervical length
  • Z36.87 - Encounter for antenatal screening for uncertain dates
  • Z36.88 - Encounter for antenatal screening for fetal macrosomia
  • Z36.89 - Encounter for other specified antenatal screening
  • Z36.8A - Encounter for antenatal screening for other genetic defects

Code Classification

  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons encountering health services in circumstances related to reproduction (Z30-Z39)
      • Encounter for antenatal screening of mother (Z36)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020