Index Terms Starting With 'C' (Counseling)

  • Counseling (for) Z71.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.9

    Counseling, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Encounter for medical advice NOS

    • abuse NEC
      • perpetrator Z69.82
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.82

        Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of other abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-spousal adult abuse
      • victim Z69.81
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.81

        Encounter for mental health services for victim of other abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-spousal adult abuse
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of spouse or partner violence, sexual
        • Encounter for rape victim counseling
    • alcohol abuser Z71.41
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.41

      Alcohol abuse counseling and surveillance of alcoholic

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • family Z71.42
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.42

        Counseling for family member of alcoholic

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Counseling for significant other, partner, or friend of alcoholic
    • child abuse
      • nonparental
        • perpetrator Z69.021
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.021

          Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child neglect
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child psychological abuse
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child sexual abuse
        • victim Z69.020
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.020

          Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Pediatric Dx (0-17 years) POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child neglect
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child psychological abuse
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child sexual abuse
      • parental
        • perpetrator Z69.011
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.011

          Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child neglect
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child psychological abuse
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child sexual abuse
          Type 1 Excludes
          • encounter for mental health services for non-parental child abuse (Z69.02-)
        • victim Z69.010
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.010

          Encounter for mental health services for victim of parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Pediatric Dx (0-17 years) POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child abuse by parent
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child neglect by parent
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child psychological abuse by parent
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child sexual abuse by parent
    • consanguinity Z71.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.89

      Other specified counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • contraceptive Z30.09
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z30.09

      Encounter for other general counseling and advice on contraception

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for family planning advice NOS
    • dietary Z71.3
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.3

      Dietary counseling and surveillance

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Use Additional
      • code for any associated underlying medical condition
    • drug abuser Z71.51
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.51

      Drug abuse counseling and surveillance of drug abuser

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • family member Z71.52
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.52

        Counseling for family member of drug abuser

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Counseling for significant other, partner, or friend of drug abuser
    • exercise Z71.82
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.82

      Exercise counseling

        2018 - New Code 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • family Z71.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.89

      Other specified counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • fertility preservation Z31.62
      (prior to cancer therapy) (prior to removal of gonads)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z31.62

      Encounter for fertility preservation counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for fertility preservation counseling prior to cancer therapy
      • Encounter for fertility preservation counseling prior to surgical removal of gonads
    • for non-attending third party Z71.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.0

      Person encountering health services to consult on behalf of another person

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Person encountering health services to seek advice or treatment for non-attending third party
      Type 2 Excludes
      • anxiety (normal) about sick person in family (Z63.7)
      • expectant (adoptive) parent(s) pre-birth pediatrician visit (Z76.81)
      • related to sexual behavior or orientation Z70.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.2

        Counseling related to sexual behavior and orientation of third party

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of child
        • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of partner
        • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of spouse
    • genetic
      • nonprocreative Z71.83
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.83

        Encounter for nonprocreative genetic counseling

          2018 - New Code 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Type 1 Excludes
        • counseling for procreative genetics (Z31.5)
        • counseling for procreative management (Z31.6)
      • procreative NEC Z31.5
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z31.5

        Encounter for procreative genetic counseling

          2016 2017 2018 - Revised Code 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • gestational carrier Z31.7
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z31.7

      Encounter for procreative management and counseling for gestational carrier

        2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Type 1 Excludes
      • pregnant state, gestational carrier (Z33.3)
    • health (advice) (education) (instruction) - see Counseling, medical
      • risk for travel Z71.84
        (international)
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.84

        Encounter for health counseling related to travel

          2020 - New Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for health risk and safety counseling for (international) travel
        Code Also
        • , if applicable, encounter for immunization (Z23)
        Type 2 Excludes
        • encounter for administrative examination (Z02.-)
        • encounter for other special examination without complaint, suspected or reported diagnosis (Z01.-)
    • human immunodeficiency virus Z71.7
      (HIV)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.7

      Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • impotence Z70.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.1

      Counseling related to patient's sexual behavior and orientation

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Patient concerned regarding impotence
      • Patient concerned regarding non-responsiveness
      • Patient concerned regarding promiscuity
      • Patient concerned regarding sexual orientation
    • insulin pump use Z46.81
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.81

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of insulin pump

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for insulin pump instruction and training
      • Encounter for insulin pump titration
    • medical (for) Z71.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.9

      Counseling, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for medical advice NOS
      • boarding school resident Z59.3
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z59.3

        Problems related to living in residential institution

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Boarding-school resident
        Type 1 Excludes
        • institutional upbringing (Z62.2)
      • consanguinity Z71.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.89

        Other specified counseling

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • feared complaint and no disease found Z71.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.1

        Person with feared health complaint in whom no diagnosis is made

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Person encountering health services with feared condition which was not demonstrated
        • Person encountering health services in which problem was normal state
        • 'Worried well'
        Type 1 Excludes
        • medical observation for suspected diseases and conditions proven not to exist (Z03.-)
      • human immunodeficiency virus Z71.7
        (HIV)
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.7

        Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] counseling

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • institutional resident Z59.3
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z59.3

        Problems related to living in residential institution

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Boarding-school resident
        Type 1 Excludes
        • institutional upbringing (Z62.2)
      • on behalf of another Z71.0
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.0

        Person encountering health services to consult on behalf of another person

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Person encountering health services to seek advice or treatment for non-attending third party
        Type 2 Excludes
        • anxiety (normal) about sick person in family (Z63.7)
        • expectant (adoptive) parent(s) pre-birth pediatrician visit (Z76.81)
        • related to sexual behavior or orientation Z70.2
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.2

          Counseling related to sexual behavior and orientation of third party

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of child
          • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of partner
          • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of spouse
      • person living alone Z60.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z60.2

        Problems related to living alone

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified reason NEC Z71.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.89

        Other specified counseling

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • natural family planning
      • procreative Z31.61
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z31.61

        Procreative counseling and advice using natural family planning

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • to avoid pregnancy Z30.02
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z30.02

        Counseling and instruction in natural family planning to avoid pregnancy

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • perpetrator (of)
      • abuse NEC Z69.82
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.82

        Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of other abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-spousal adult abuse
      • child abuse
        • non-parental Z69.021
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.021

          Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child neglect
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child psychological abuse
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-parental child sexual abuse
        • parental Z69.011
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.011

          Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child neglect
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child psychological abuse
          • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of parental child sexual abuse
          Type 1 Excludes
          • encounter for mental health services for non-parental child abuse (Z69.02-)
      • rape NEC Z69.82
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.82

        Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of other abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of non-spousal adult abuse
      • spousal abuse Z69.12
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.12

        Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spousal or partner abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner neglect
        • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner psychological abuse
        • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner violence, physical
        • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner violence, sexual
    • procreative NEC Z31.69
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z31.69

      Encounter for other general counseling and advice on procreation

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • fertility preservation Z31.62
        (prior to cancer therapy) (prior to removal of gonads)
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z31.62

        Encounter for fertility preservation counseling

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for fertility preservation counseling prior to cancer therapy
        • Encounter for fertility preservation counseling prior to surgical removal of gonads
      • using natural family planning Z31.61
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z31.61

        Procreative counseling and advice using natural family planning

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • promiscuity Z70.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.1

      Counseling related to patient's sexual behavior and orientation

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Patient concerned regarding impotence
      • Patient concerned regarding non-responsiveness
      • Patient concerned regarding promiscuity
      • Patient concerned regarding sexual orientation
    • rape victim Z69.81
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.81

      Encounter for mental health services for victim of other abuse

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-spousal adult abuse
      • Encounter for mental health services for victim of spouse or partner violence, sexual
      • Encounter for rape victim counseling
    • religious Z71.81
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.81

      Spiritual or religious counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • safety for travel Z71.84
      (international)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.84

      Encounter for health counseling related to travel

        2020 - New Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for health risk and safety counseling for (international) travel
      Code Also
      • , if applicable, encounter for immunization (Z23)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • encounter for administrative examination (Z02.-)
      • encounter for other special examination without complaint, suspected or reported diagnosis (Z01.-)
    • sex, sexual (related to) Z70.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.9

      Sex counseling, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • attitude Z70.0
        (s)
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.0

        Counseling related to sexual attitude

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • behavior or orientation Z70.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.1

        Counseling related to patient's sexual behavior and orientation

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Patient concerned regarding impotence
        • Patient concerned regarding non-responsiveness
        • Patient concerned regarding promiscuity
        • Patient concerned regarding sexual orientation
      • combined concerns Z70.3
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.3

        Counseling related to combined concerns regarding sexual attitude, behavior and orientation

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • non-responsiveness Z70.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.1

        Counseling related to patient's sexual behavior and orientation

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Patient concerned regarding impotence
        • Patient concerned regarding non-responsiveness
        • Patient concerned regarding promiscuity
        • Patient concerned regarding sexual orientation
      • on behalf of third party Z70.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.2

        Counseling related to sexual behavior and orientation of third party

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of child
        • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of partner
        • Advice sought regarding sexual behavior and orientation of spouse
      • specified reason NEC Z70.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z70.8

        Other sex counseling

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for sex education
    • specified reason NEC Z71.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.89

      Other specified counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • spiritual Z71.81
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.81

      Spiritual or religious counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • spousal abuse (perpetrator) Z69.12
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.12

      Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spousal or partner abuse

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner neglect
      • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner psychological abuse
      • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner violence, physical
      • Encounter for mental health services for perpetrator of spouse or partner violence, sexual
      • victim Z69.11
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.11

        Encounter for mental health services for victim of spousal or partner abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of spouse or partner neglect
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of spouse or partner psychological abuse
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of spouse or partner violence, physical
    • substance abuse Z71.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.89

      Other specified counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • alcohol Z71.41
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.41

        Alcohol abuse counseling and surveillance of alcoholic

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • drug Z71.51
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.51

        Drug abuse counseling and surveillance of drug abuser

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • tobacco Z71.6
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.6

        Tobacco abuse counseling

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Use Additional
        • code for nicotine dependence (F17.-)
    • tobacco use Z71.6
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.6

      Tobacco abuse counseling

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Use Additional
      • code for nicotine dependence (F17.-)
    • travel Z71.84
      (international)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z71.84

      Encounter for health counseling related to travel

        2020 - New Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for health risk and safety counseling for (international) travel
      Code Also
      • , if applicable, encounter for immunization (Z23)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • encounter for administrative examination (Z02.-)
      • encounter for other special examination without complaint, suspected or reported diagnosis (Z01.-)
    • use (of)
      • insulin pump Z46.81
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.81

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of insulin pump

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for insulin pump instruction and training
        • Encounter for insulin pump titration
    • victim (of)
      • abuse Z69.81
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.81

        Encounter for mental health services for victim of other abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-spousal adult abuse
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of spouse or partner violence, sexual
        • Encounter for rape victim counseling
      • child abuse
        • by parent Z69.010
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.010

          Encounter for mental health services for victim of parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Pediatric Dx (0-17 years) POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child abuse by parent
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child neglect by parent
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child psychological abuse by parent
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of child sexual abuse by parent
        • non-parental Z69.020
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.020

          Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child abuse

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Pediatric Dx (0-17 years) POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child neglect
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child psychological abuse
          • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-parental child sexual abuse
      • rape NEC Z69.81
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z69.81

        Encounter for mental health services for victim of other abuse

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of non-spousal adult abuse
        • Encounter for mental health services for victim of spouse or partner violence, sexual
        • Encounter for rape victim counseling