Encounter for other postprocedural aftercare Z48

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Encounter for other postprocedural aftercare" is "Z48". Z48 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • Z48 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Z48 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Z48 - other international versions of ICD-10 Z48 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • encounter for follow-up examination after completed treatment (Z08-Z09)
  • encounter for aftercare following injury - code to Injury, by site, with appropriate 7th character for subsequent encounter
Type 2 Excludes:
  • encounter for attention to artificial openings (Z43.-)
  • encounter for fitting and adjustment of prosthetic and other devices (Z44-Z46)

Codes: = Billable

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