Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V63.8
Other specified reasons for unavailability of medical facilities
  • Short description: NO MED FACILITIES NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM V63.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V63.8 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM V63.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V63.8: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V63.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z75.4 Unavailability and inaccessibility of other helping agencies
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z75.8 Other problems related to medical facilities and other health care
Applies To
  • Person on waiting list undergoing social agency investigation
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V63.8:
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Evaluation
    • nursing care V63.8
    • social service V63.8
  • Person (with)
    • awaiting admission to adequate facility elsewhere V63.2
      • undergoing social agency investigation V63.8
    • on waiting list V63.2
      • undergoing social agency investigation V63.8
  • Referral
    • nursing care V63.8
    • social services V63.8
  • Unavailability of medical facilities (at) V63.9
    • due to
      • investigation by social service agency V63.8
      • lack of services at home V63.1
      • remoteness from facility V63.0
      • waiting list V63.2
    • specified reason NEC V63.8
  • Waiting list, person on V63.2
    • undergoing social agency investigation V63.8
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM V63.8 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2008 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.