ICD-10-CM Code Z91.8

Other specified personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z91.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other specified personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Z91.8
Short Description:Oth personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified
Long Description:Other specified personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified

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

  • Z91.81 - History of falling
  • Z91.82 - Personal history of military deployment
  • Z91.83 - Wandering in diseases classified elsewhere
  • Z91.84 - Oral health risk factors
  • Z91.841 - Risk for dental caries, low
  • Z91.842 - Risk for dental caries, moderate
  • Z91.843 - Risk for dental caries, high
  • Z91.849 - Unspecified risk for dental caries
  • Z91.89 - Other specified personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified

Code Classification

  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons with potential health hazards related to family and personal history and certain conditions influencing health status (Z77-Z99)
      • Personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified (Z91)

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