Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z01.10

Encounter for examination of ears and hearing without abnormal findings

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt

  • Z01.10 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z01.10. Other international versions of ICD-10 Z01.10 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Applicable To
  • Encounter for examination of ears and hearing NOS
Approximate Synonyms
  • Ear exam wo hearing exam
  • Ear examination without hearing examination done
  • Ear examination without hearing examination done (situation)
  • Examination of ears without hearing examination
  • Newborn audiology screening resulting in a referral
  • Newborn audiology screening, refer
  • Newborn hearing exam
  • Newborn hearing examination done
  • Newborn hearing examination done (situation)
  • Referral for newborn audiology screening done
  • Referral for newborn audiology screening done (situation)
  • Routine ear and hearing exam
  • Routine ear and hearing examination done
  • Routine ear and hearing examination done (situation)
Present On Admission
  • Z01.10 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Z01.10 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 795 Normal newborn
  • 951 Other factors influencing health status

Convert ICD-10-CM Z01.10 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM Z01.10: