Liveborn infants according to place of birth and type of delivery Z38

  • Z38 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Z38 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z38 - other international versions of ICD-10 Z38 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • This category is for use as the principal code on the initial record of a newborn baby. It is to be used for the initial birth record only. It is not to be used on the mother's record.

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.