ICD-10-CM Code Z96

Presence of other functional implants

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Z96 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of presence of other functional implants. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Short Description:Presence of other functional implants
Long Description:Presence of other functional implants

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

  • Z96.0 - Presence of urogenital implants
  • Z96.1 - Presence of intraocular lens
  • Z96.2 - Presence of otological and audiological implants
  • Z96.20 - Presence of otological and audiological implant, unspecified
  • Z96.21 - Cochlear implant status
  • Z96.22 - Myringotomy tube(s) status
  • Z96.29 - Presence of other otological and audiological implants
  • Z96.3 - Presence of artificial larynx
  • Z96.4 - Presence of endocrine implants
  • Z96.41 - Presence of insulin pump (external) (internal)
  • Z96.49 - Presence of other endocrine implants
  • Z96.5 - Presence of tooth-root and mandibular implants
  • Z96.6 - Presence of orthopedic joint implants
  • Z96.60 - Presence of unspecified orthopedic joint implant
  • Z96.61 - Presence of artificial shoulder joint
  • Z96.611 - Presence of right artificial shoulder joint
  • Z96.612 - Presence of left artificial shoulder joint
  • Z96.619 - Presence of unspecified artificial shoulder joint
  • Z96.62 - Presence of artificial elbow joint
  • Z96.621 - Presence of right artificial elbow joint
  • Z96.622 - Presence of left artificial elbow joint
  • Z96.629 - Presence of unspecified artificial elbow joint
  • Z96.63 - Presence of artificial wrist joint
  • Z96.631 - Presence of right artificial wrist joint
  • Z96.632 - Presence of left artificial wrist joint
  • Z96.639 - Presence of unspecified artificial wrist joint
  • Z96.64 - Presence of artificial hip joint
  • Z96.641 - Presence of right artificial hip joint
  • Z96.642 - Presence of left artificial hip joint
  • Z96.643 - Presence of artificial hip joint, bilateral
  • Z96.649 - Presence of unspecified artificial hip joint
  • Z96.65 - Presence of artificial knee joint
  • Z96.651 - Presence of right artificial knee joint
  • Z96.652 - Presence of left artificial knee joint
  • Z96.653 - Presence of artificial knee joint, bilateral
  • Z96.659 - Presence of unspecified artificial knee joint
  • Z96.66 - Presence of artificial ankle joint
  • Z96.661 - Presence of right artificial ankle joint
  • Z96.662 - Presence of left artificial ankle joint
  • Z96.669 - Presence of unspecified artificial ankle joint
  • Z96.69 - Presence of other orthopedic joint implants
  • Z96.691 - Finger-joint replacement of right hand
  • Z96.692 - Finger-joint replacement of left hand
  • Z96.693 - Finger-joint replacement, bilateral
  • Z96.698 - Presence of other orthopedic joint implants
  • Z96.7 - Presence of other bone and tendon implants
  • Z96.8 - Presence of other specified functional implants
  • Z96.81 - Presence of artificial skin
  • Z96.82 - Presence of neurostimulator
  • Z96.89 - Presence of other specified functional implants
  • Z96.9 - Presence of functional implant, unspecified

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 Z96:

Type 2 Excludes

Type 2 Excludes
A type 2 excludes note represents "Not included here". An excludes2 note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition represented by the code, but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When an Excludes2 note appears under a code, it is acceptable to use both the code and the excluded code together, when appropriate.
  • complications of internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts T82 T85
  • fitting and adjustment of prosthetic and other devices Z44 Z46

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)
      • Presence of other functional implants (Z96)

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