Will You Need These ICD-10 Codes?

Have You Heard? – January 20, 2016

In this “countdown” from #16 to #1, published last summer, of sixteen most absurd ICD-10 codes, Healthcare Dive editor Katie Williams also makes some humorous observations on the situations should you encounter them. Follow the link below to read the piece on the Healthcare Dive site.

Our favorite? Z63.1, “Problems in relationship with in-laws”, though it doesn’t specify which problem or which in-laws. Perhaps a modifier is needed.

Absurd code countdown