Care (of) (for) (following)

Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term care (of) (for) (following) to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • Care (of) (for) (following)
    • child (routine) - Z76.2 Encounter for health supervision and care of other healthy infant and child
    • family member (handicapped) (sick)
      • creating problem for family - Z63.6 Dependent relative needing care at home
      • provided away from home for holiday relief - Z75.5 Holiday relief care
      • unavailable, due to
        • absence (person rendering care) (sufferer) - Z74.2 Need for assistance at home and no other household member able to render care
        • inability (any reason) of person rendering care - Z74.2 Need for assistance at home and no other household member able to render care
    • foundling - Z76.1 Encounter for health supervision and care of foundling
    • holiday relief - Z75.5 Holiday relief care
    • improper - See: Maltreatment;
    • lack of (at or after birth) (infant) - See: Maltreatment, child, neglect;
    • lactating mother - Z39.1 Encounter for care and examination of lactating mother
    • palliative - Z51.5 Encounter for palliative care
    • postpartum
      • immediately after delivery - Z39.0 Encounter for care and examination of mother immediately after delivery
      • routine follow-up - Z39.2 Encounter for routine postpartum follow-up
    • respite - Z75.5 Holiday relief care
    • unavailable, due to
      • absence of person rendering care - Z74.2 Need for assistance at home and no other household member able to render care
      • inability (any reason) of person rendering care - Z74.2 Need for assistance at home and no other household member able to render care
    • well-baby - Z76.2 Encounter for health supervision and care of other healthy infant and child

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to care (of) (for) (following) within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Postpartum Period: In females, the period that is shortly after giving birth (PARTURITION).