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2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z11.8
Encounter for screening for other infectious and parasitic diseases
2015Billable CodeUnacceptable As Principal DxPOA Exempt
Z11.8 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, Z11.8 - 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 Z11.8. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.
Encounter for screening for chlamydia
Encounter for screening for rickettsial
Encounter for screening for spirochetal
Encounter for screening for mycoses
Chlamydial disease screening done
Chlamydial disease screening done (situation)
Screening for chlamydia (bacterial infection)
Screening for chlamydial disease
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
Z11.8 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
Z11.8 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Z11.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v30.0):