ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 18, 2017

See: Encounter for routine child health examination

  ICD-10 Code for Encounter for routine child health examination with abnormal findings Z00.121

Z00.121 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

Z00.121 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

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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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.