ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 13, 2018

See: Encounter for general adult medical examination

  ICD-10 Code for Encounter for general adult medical examination without abnormal findings Z00.00

Z00.00 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

Z00.00 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 21 Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00-Z99)
Section Z00-Z13 Persons encountering health services for examinations (Z00-Z13)
Category Z00 Encounter for general examination without complaint, suspected or reported diagnosis

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Encounter for adult health check-up NOS
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Encounter for general adult medical examination without abnormal findings”

  • Admission(for)See also Encounter (for)
    • examination at health care facility(adult) - Z00.00See also Examination
  • Encounter(with health service) (for) - Z76.89
    • laboratory(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
    • radiological(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
    • X-ray of chest(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
  • Examination(for) (following) (general) (of) (routine) - Z00.00
    • annual(adult) (periodic) (physical) - Z00.00
    • laboratory(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
    • medical(adult) (for) (of) - Z00.00
      • general(adult) - Z00.00
    • periodic(adult) (annual) (routine) - Z00.00
    • radiological(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
  • Test, tests, testing(for)
    • laboratory(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
  • X-ray(of)
    • chest
      • routine(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
    • routine(as part of a general medical examination) - Z00.00
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to Z00.00 Encounter for general adult medical examination without abnormal findings

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.