Encounter for care and examination of mother immediately after delivery Z39.0
- Z39.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Z39.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z39.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 Z39.0 may differ.
- Care and observation in uncomplicated cases when the delivery occurs outside a healthcare facility
- care for postpartum complication- see Alphabetic index
Codes: = Billable
Z39 Encounter for maternal postpartum care and examination
- Z39.0 Encounter for care and examination of mother immediately after delivery
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.