ICD-10-CM Code Z92.89

Personal history of other medical treatment

Version 2020 Replaced Code Billable Code Unacceptable Principal Diagnosis POA Exempt

Valid for Submission

Z92.89 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of personal history of other medical treatment. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Z92.89 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like active disease following therapy, albumin issued, allergic disorder treatment stopped, autologous red blood cells issued, autologous whole blood issued, blood disorder treatment stopped, etc The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.

The code Z92.89 describes a circumstance which influences the patient's health status but not a current illness or injury. The code is unacceptable as a principal diagnosis.

Short Description:Personal history of other medical treatment
Long Description:Personal history of other medical treatment

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This code was replaced for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).

  • Z92.84 - Pers hx of unintended awareness under general anesthesia

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code Z92.89 are found in the index:

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

  • Unacceptable principal diagnosis - There are selected codes that describe a circumstance which influences an individual’s health status but not a current illness or injury, or codes that are not specific manifestations but may be due to an underlying cause. These codes are considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis.


The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Active disease following therapy
  • Albumin issued
  • Allergic disorder treatment stopped
  • Autologous red blood cells issued
  • Autologous whole blood issued
  • Blood disorder treatment stopped
  • Botulism immune globulin, human, issued
  • Cancer hospital treatment completed
  • Cardiac disease treatment stopped
  • Chronic disease - treatment stopped
  • Coagulation factor product issued
  • Cryo-poor plasma issued
  • Cryoprecipitate issued
  • Cytomegalovirus immune globulin issued
  • Disease activity following therapy, unassessed
  • Drug monitoring done
  • Ear nose and throat disease treatment stopped
  • Endocrine disease treatment stopped
  • Epilepsy treatment stopped
  • Factor IX issued
  • Factor VII issued
  • Factor VIII issued
  • Fresh frozen plasma issued
  • Gastrointestinal tract treatment stopped
  • Gynecological disorder treatment stopped
  • H/O: blood transfusion
  • H/O: medical termination of pregnancy
  • H/O: Treatment for ischemic heart disease
  • Hepatitis B Virus immune globulin, human, issued
  • High risk treatment stopped
  • History of admission to psychiatry department
  • History of cardioversion
  • History of difficult venous access
  • History of general anesthesia
  • History of hepatitis B vaccination
  • History of one dose of hepatitis B vaccine
  • History of photodynamic therapy
  • History of selective lumbar nerve block
  • History of three doses of hepatitis B vaccine
  • History of two doses hepatitis B vaccine
  • History of vaccination
  • Home oxygen supply stopped
  • Human immune globulin product issued
  • Human immune serum globulin, intravenous , issued
  • Inactive disease following therapy
  • Last hospital inpatient
  • Leukocyte product issued
  • Lipid-lowering therapy stopped
  • Neurological disorder treatment stopped
  • Nutritional therapy for congestive heart failure done
  • Nutritional therapy for hypertension done
  • Ophthalmological treatment stopped
  • Oral nutritional support ended
  • Osteoporosis treatment stopped
  • Ostomy treatment stopped
  • Outpatients last attended
  • Packed red blood cells issued
  • Past medication
  • Plasma product issued
  • Platelet concentrate issued
  • Platelet product issued
  • Plateletpheresis product issued
  • Psychiatric treatment stopped
  • Rabies immune globulin, human, issued
  • Red blood cells issued
  • Red blood cells issued
  • Repeat prescription treatment stopped
  • Respiratory disease treatment stopped
  • Respiratory syncytial virus immune globulin, human, issued
  • Rh immune globulin issued
  • Rheumatology disorder treatment stopped
  • Skin disorder treatment stopped
  • Solvent-detergent treated plasma product issued
  • Syringe driver discontinued
  • Tetanus immune globulin, human, issued
  • Thyroid disease treatment stopped
  • Treatment completed
  • Treatment for hypertension stopped
  • Treatment given
  • Treatment of obesity stopped
  • Treatment stopped - alternative therapy undertaken
  • Treatment stopped - patient unable to concentrate
  • Urinary disorder treatment stopped
  • Vaccinia immune globulin, human, issued
  • Varicella virus immune globulin issued
  • Whole blood issued

Present on Admission (POA)

Z92.89 is exempt from POA reporting - The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement. Review other POA exempt codes here .

CMS POA Indicator Options and Definitions
POA Indicator CodePOA Reason for CodeCMS will pay the CC/MCC DRG?
YDiagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission.YES
NDiagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission.NO
UDocumentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.NO
WClinically undetermined - unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.YES
1Unreported/Not used - Exempt from POA reporting. NO

Convert Z92.89 to ICD-9

  • V15.89 - Hx-health hazards NEC (Approximate Flag)

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 history of medical treatment (Z92)

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