Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z00.00

Encounter for general adult medical examination without abnormal findings

    2015 Billable Code Unacceptable As Principal Dx Adult Only Dx (15-124 years) POA Exempt

  • Z00.00 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, Z00.00 - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z00.00. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Applicable To
  • Encounter for adult health check-up NOS
Description Synonyms
  • Adult health check up done
  • Adult health check up done (situation)
  • Laboratory exam
  • Laboratory examination done
  • Laboratory examination done (situation)
  • Routine adult health check up exam
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Z00.00 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
  • Z00.00 is considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis as it describes a circumstance which influences an individual's health status but not a current illness or injury, or the diagnosis may not be a specific manifestation but may be due to an underlying cause.
Present On Admission
  • Z00.00 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Z00.00 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 951 Other factors influencing health status

Convert ICD-10-CM Z00.00 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM Z00.00:
  • Admission (for) - see also Encounter (for)
  • examination at health care facility (adult) - see also Examination Z00.00
  • Encounter (with health service) (for) Z76.89
  • laboratory (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00
    radiological (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00
    X-ray of chest (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00
  • Examination (for) (following) (general) (of) (routine) Z00.00
  • annual (adult) (periodic) (physical) Z00.00
    laboratory (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00
    medical (adult) (for) (of) Z00.00
    general (adult) Z00.00
    periodic (adult) (annual) (routine) Z00.00
    radiological (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00
  • Test, tests, testing (for)
  • laboratory (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00
  • X-ray (of)
  • routine (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00
    chest
    routine (as part of a general medical examination) Z00.00