AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS - 2017 Issue 4; New/Revised ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes
Substance Related Disorders, in Remission
New diagnosis codes have been created to identify “in remission,” for abuse of the following substances: Alcohol (F10.11) Opioid (F11.11) Cannabis (F12.11) Sedative, hypnotic or anxiolytic (F13.11) Cocaine (F14.11) Other stimulant (F15.11) Hallucinogen (F16.11) Inhalant (F18.11) Other psychoactive substance (F19.11) Prior to this change, ICD-10-CM included codes for “in remission” for substance dependence, but not for substance abuse. The new codes for substance abuse in remission have inclusion terms for substance use disorder specified as “mild in early remission” and “mild, in sustained remission.&rdquo...
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