ICD-10-CM Code Z45.3

Encounter for adjustment and management of implanted devices of the special senses

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z45.3 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 adjustment and management of implanted devices of the special senses. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Z45.3
Short Description:Encntr for adjust and mgmt of implnt dev of the specl senses
Long Description:Encounter for adjustment and management of implanted devices of the special senses

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

  • Z45.31 - Encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device
  • Z45.32 - Encounter for adjustment and management of implanted hearing device
  • Z45.320 - Encounter for adjustment and management of bone conduction device
  • Z45.321 - Encounter for adjustment and management of cochlear device
  • Z45.328 - Encounter for adjustment and management of other implanted hearing device

Code Classification

  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Encounters for other specific health care (Z40-Z53)
      • Encounter for adjustment and management of implanted device (Z45)

Code History

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