ICD-10-CM Code Z71.6
Tobacco abuse counseling
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Mental Health CodeIndicates that the ICD code is referenced in DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Version 5)
Z71.6 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of tobacco abuse counseling. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for Z71.6 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code for nicotine dependence See code F17.-
- DRG Group #951 - Other factors influencing health status.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Z71.6 - Tobacco abuse counseling'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code Z71.6 and a single ICD9 code, V65.42 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.