2022 ICD-10-CM Code Z72.8
Other problems related to lifestyle

Version 2022
Short Description:Other problems related to lifestyle
Long Description:Other problems related to lifestyle
Status: Not Valid for Submission

Code Classification

  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons encountering health services in other circumstances (Z69-Z76)
      • Problems related to lifestyle (Z72)

Z72.8 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other problems related to lifestyle. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 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.

Specific Coding for Other problems related to lifestyle

Non-specific codes like Z72.8 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 other problems related to lifestyle:

  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - Z72.81 for Antisocial behavior
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z72.810 for Child and adolescent antisocial behavior
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z72.811 for Adult antisocial behavior
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - Z72.82 for Problems related to sleep
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z72.820 for Sleep deprivation
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z72.821 for Inadequate sleep hygiene
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z72.89 for Other problems related to lifestyle

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)