Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 967.0
Poisoning by barbiturates
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 967.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 967.0 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 967.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T42.3X1A Poisoning by barbiturates, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T42.3X2A Poisoning by barbiturates, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T42.3X3A Poisoning by barbiturates, assault, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T42.3X4A Poisoning by barbiturates, undetermined, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Barbiturate overdose
  • Poisoning by barbiturate
967.0 Excludes
  • thiobarbiturate anesthetics (968.3)
Applies To
  • Amobarbital [amylobarbitone]
  • Barbital [barbitone]
  • Butabarbital [butabarbitone]
  • Pentobarbital [pentobarbitone]
  • Phenobarbital [phenobarbitone]
  • Secobarbital [quinalbarbitone]
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