ICD-10-CM Code Z72.8

Other problems related to lifestyle

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z72.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable 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 valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Z72.8
Short Description:Other problems related to lifestyle
Long Description:Other problems related to lifestyle

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

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

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)

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