ICD-10-CM Code Z62.2

Upbringing away from parents

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z62.2 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of upbringing away from parents. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Z62.2
Short Description:Upbringing away from parents
Long Description:Upbringing away from parents

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

  • Z62.21 - Child in welfare custody
  • Z62.22 - Institutional upbringing
  • Z62.29 - Other upbringing away from parents

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 guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code Z62.2:

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.
  • problems with boarding school Z59.3

Code Classification

  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons with potential health hazards related to socioeconomic and psychosocial circumstances (Z55-Z65)
      • Problems related to upbringing (Z62)

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