ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z79

Long term (current) drug therapy

Diagnosis Code Z79

ICD-10: Z79
Short Description: Long term (current) drug therapy
Long Description: Long term (current) drug therapy
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z79

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The code Z79 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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)
      • Long term (current) drug therapy (Z79)

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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