ICD-10-CM Code Z63.3
Absence of family member
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code Z63.3 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of Z63.3 that describes the diagnosis 'absence of family member' in more detail.
- Z63.3 Absence of family member NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for Z63.3 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Absence of family member due to disappearance and death - instead, use code Z63.4
- Absence of family member due to separation and divorce - instead, use code Z63.5
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z63.3 - Absence of family member'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Z63.3. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.