ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z74.8

Other problems related to care provider dependency

Diagnosis Code Z74.8

ICD-10: Z74.8
Short Description: Other problems related to care provider dependency
Long Description: Other problems related to care provider dependency
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z74.8

Valid for Submission
The code Z74.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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 care provider dependency (Z74)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
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Unacceptable principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipUnacceptable principal diagnosis
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Synonyms
  • Abusive caretaking
  • Care breaking down
  • Caregiver difficulty interpreting non-verbal communication
  • Caregiver difficulty interpreting verbal communication
  • Caregiver difficulty performing caretaking
  • Caregiver difficulty providing cognitive learning experiences
  • Caregiver difficulty providing emotional nurturance
  • Caregiver difficulty providing healthcare
  • Caregiver difficulty providing physical care
  • Caregiver difficulty providing physical safety
  • Carer can no longer cope
  • Carer does not understand care plan
  • Carer is reluctant to care
  • Carer is unwilling to care
  • Conflicting attitude of caregiver
  • Difficulty with caretaking responsibilities
  • Dissatisfaction with caretaking responsibilities
  • Finding of carer's transport
  • Finding of quality of informal care
  • Finding of support for informal carer
  • Finding of willingness of carer to provide care
  • Finding of willingness of carer to provide care
  • Finding related to dependent adult care
  • Finding related to dependent adult care
  • Finding related to dependent adult care
  • Finding related to dependent adult care
  • Finding related to dependent adult care
  • Finding related to dependent adult care
  • Finding related to dependent adult care
  • Informal carer unsupported
  • Lacks adequate physical care
  • Neglectful caretaking
  • No transport available to carer
  • Poor informal care arrangements
  • Problem with continuity of care
  • Problem with informal carer
  • Requires supervision to perform wheelchair transfer

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