2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V79.8
Screening for other specified mental disorders and developmental handicaps
- Short description: Screen-mental dis NEC.
- ICD-9-CM V79.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V79.8 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 2013 version of ICD-9-CM V79.8.
- More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V79.8: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z13.4 Encounter for screening for certain developmental disorders in childhood
- Dementia screening
- Screening for dementia done