Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z11.2

Encounter for screening for other bacterial diseases

    2015 Billable Code Unacceptable As Principal Dx POA Exempt

  • Z11.2 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, Z11.2 - 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 Z11.2. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Z11.2 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
  • Z11.2 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Z11.2 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 951 Other factors influencing health status

Convert ICD-10-CM Z11.2 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM Z11.2:
  • Screening (for) Z13.9
  • brucellosis Z11.2
    diphtheria Z11.2
    leprosy Z11.2
    plague Z11.2
    tetanus Z11.2
    whooping cough Z11.2
    disease or disorder Z13.9
    bacterial NEC Z11.2