• Fitting (and adjustment) (of)

    • artificial
      • arm - see Admission, adjustment, artificial, arm
      • breast Z44.3
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.3

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of external breast prosthesis

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • complications of breast implant (T85.4-)
        • encounter for adjustment or removal of breast implant (Z45.81-)
        • encounter for initial breast implant insertion for cosmetic breast augmentation (Z41.1)
        • encounter for breast reconstruction following mastectomy (Z42.1)
      • eye Z44.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.2

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of artificial eye

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • mechanical complication of ocular prosthesis (T85.3)
      • leg - see Admission, adjustment, artificial, leg
    • automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator Z45.02
      (with synchronous cardiac pacemaker)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.02

      Encounter for adjustment and management of automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt Questionable As Admission Dx
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for adjustment and management of automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator with synchronous cardiac pacemaker
      • Encounter for adjustment and management of cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D)
    • brain neuropacemaker Z46.2
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.2

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other devices related to nervous system and special senses

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Type 2 Excludes
      • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted nervous system device (Z45.4-)
      • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device (Z45.31)
      • implanted Z45.42
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.42

        Encounter for adjustment and management of neurostimulator

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 - Revised Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of brain neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of gastric neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of peripheral nerve neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of sacral nerve neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of spinal cord neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of vagus nerve neurostimulator
    • cardiac defibrillator - see Fitting (and adjustment) (of), automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator
    • catheter, non-vascular Z46.82
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.82

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of non-vascular catheter

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • colostomy belt Z46.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair
    • contact lenses Z46.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.0

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of spectacles and contact lenses

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • CRT-D Z45.02
      (resynchronization therapy defibrillator)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.02

      Encounter for adjustment and management of automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt Questionable As Admission Dx
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for adjustment and management of automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator with synchronous cardiac pacemaker
      • Encounter for adjustment and management of cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D)
    • CRT-P (cardiac resynchronization therapy pacemaker) Z45.018
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.018

      Encounter for adjustment and management of other part of cardiac pacemaker

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt Questionable As Admission Dx
      Type 1 Excludes
      • presence of other part of cardiac pacemaker (Z95.0)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • pulse generator Z45.010
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.010

        Encounter for checking and testing of cardiac pacemaker pulse generator [battery]

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt Questionable As Admission Dx
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for replacing cardiac pacemaker pulse generator [battery]
    • cystostomy device Z46.6
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.6

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of urinary device

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Type 2 Excludes
      • attention to artificial openings of urinary tract (Z43.5, Z43.6)
    • defibrillator, cardiac - see Fitting (and adjustment) (of), automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator
    • dentures Z46.3
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.3

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of dental prosthetic device

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of dentures
    • device NOS Z46.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.9

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of unspecified device

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • abdominal Z46.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair
      • gastrointestinal NEC Z46.59
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.59

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other gastrointestinal appliance and device

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • implanted NEC Z45.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.89

        Encounter for adjustment and management of other implanted devices

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • nervous system Z46.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.2

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other devices related to nervous system and special senses

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Type 2 Excludes
        • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted nervous system device (Z45.4-)
        • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device (Z45.31)
      • orthodontic Z46.4
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.4

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of orthodontic device

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • orthoptic Z46.0
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.0

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of spectacles and contact lenses

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • orthotic Z46.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair
      • prosthetic (external) Z44.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.9

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of unspecified external prosthetic device

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        • breast Z44.3
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.3

          Encounter for fitting and adjustment of external breast prosthesis

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Type 1 Excludes
          • complications of breast implant (T85.4-)
          • encounter for adjustment or removal of breast implant (Z45.81-)
          • encounter for initial breast implant insertion for cosmetic breast augmentation (Z41.1)
          • encounter for breast reconstruction following mastectomy (Z42.1)
        • dental Z46.3
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.3

          Encounter for fitting and adjustment of dental prosthetic device

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of dentures
        • eye Z44.2
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.2

          Encounter for fitting and adjustment of artificial eye

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Type 1 Excludes
          • mechanical complication of ocular prosthesis (T85.3)
        • specified NEC Z44.8
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.8

          Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other external prosthetic devices

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • specified NEC Z46.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair
      • substitution
        • auditory Z46.2
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.2

          Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other devices related to nervous system and special senses

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Type 2 Excludes
          • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted nervous system device (Z45.4-)
          • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device (Z45.31)
        • nervous system Z46.2
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.2

          Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other devices related to nervous system and special senses

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Type 2 Excludes
          • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted nervous system device (Z45.4-)
          • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device (Z45.31)
        • visual Z46.2
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.2

          Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other devices related to nervous system and special senses

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Type 2 Excludes
          • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted nervous system device (Z45.4-)
          • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device (Z45.31)
          • implanted Z45.31
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.31

            Encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • urinary Z46.6
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.6

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of urinary device

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Type 2 Excludes
        • attention to artificial openings of urinary tract (Z43.5, Z43.6)
    • gastric lap band Z46.51
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.51

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of gastric lap band

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • gastrointestinal appliance NEC Z46.59
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.59

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other gastrointestinal appliance and device

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • glasses Z46.0
      (reading)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.0

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of spectacles and contact lenses

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • hearing aid Z46.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.1

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of hearing aid

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Type 1 Excludes
      • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted hearing device (Z45.32-)
    • ileostomy device Z46.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair
    • 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
    • intestinal appliance NEC Z46.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair
    • myringotomy device Z45.82
      (stent) (tube)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.82

      Encounter for adjustment or removal of myringotomy device (stent) (tube)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • neuropacemaker Z46.2
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.2

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other devices related to nervous system and special senses

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Type 2 Excludes
      • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted nervous system device (Z45.4-)
      • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device (Z45.31)
      • implanted Z45.42
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.42

        Encounter for adjustment and management of neurostimulator

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 - Revised Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of brain neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of gastric neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of peripheral nerve neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of sacral nerve neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of spinal cord neurostimulator
        • Encounter for adjustment and management of vagus nerve neurostimulator
    • non-vascular catheter Z46.82
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.82

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of non-vascular catheter

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • orthodontic device Z46.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.4

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of orthodontic device

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • orthopedic device Z46.89
      (brace) (cast) (corset) (shoes)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair
    • pacemaker (cardiac) (cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT-P)) Z45.018
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.018

      Encounter for adjustment and management of other part of cardiac pacemaker

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt Questionable As Admission Dx
      Type 1 Excludes
      • presence of other part of cardiac pacemaker (Z95.0)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • nervous system (brain) (peripheral nerve) (spinal cord) Z46.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.2

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other devices related to nervous system and special senses

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Type 2 Excludes
        • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted nervous system device (Z45.4-)
        • encounter for adjustment and management of implanted visual substitution device (Z45.31)
        • implanted Z45.42
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.42

          Encounter for adjustment and management of neurostimulator

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 - Revised Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
          Applicable To
          • Encounter for adjustment and management of brain neurostimulator
          • Encounter for adjustment and management of gastric neurostimulator
          • Encounter for adjustment and management of peripheral nerve neurostimulator
          • Encounter for adjustment and management of sacral nerve neurostimulator
          • Encounter for adjustment and management of spinal cord neurostimulator
          • Encounter for adjustment and management of vagus nerve neurostimulator
      • pulse generator Z45.010
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.010

        Encounter for checking and testing of cardiac pacemaker pulse generator [battery]

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt Questionable As Admission Dx
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for replacing cardiac pacemaker pulse generator [battery]
    • portacath Z45.2
      (port-a-cath)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z45.2

      Encounter for adjustment and management of vascular access device

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for adjustment and management of vascular catheters
      Type 1 Excludes
      • encounter for adjustment and management of renal dialysis catheter (Z49.01)
    • prosthesis (external) Z44.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.9

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of unspecified external prosthetic device

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • arm - see Admission, adjustment, artificial, arm
      • breast Z44.3
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.3

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of external breast prosthesis

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • complications of breast implant (T85.4-)
        • encounter for adjustment or removal of breast implant (Z45.81-)
        • encounter for initial breast implant insertion for cosmetic breast augmentation (Z41.1)
        • encounter for breast reconstruction following mastectomy (Z42.1)
      • dental Z46.3
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.3

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of dental prosthetic device

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of dentures
      • eye Z44.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.2

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of artificial eye

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • mechanical complication of ocular prosthesis (T85.3)
      • leg - see Admission, adjustment, artificial, leg
      • specified NEC Z44.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z44.8

        Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other external prosthetic devices

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • spectacles Z46.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.0

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of spectacles and contact lenses

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • wheelchair Z46.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z46.89

      Encounter for fitting and adjustment of other specified devices

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Encounter for fitting and adjustment of wheelchair