Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V49.86
Do not resuscitate status
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM V49.86 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V49.86 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: V49.86 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z66 Do not resuscitate
Approximate Synonyms
  • Do not resuscitate order in place
  • Do not resuscitate order in place and supporting documentation present
  • Do not resuscitate status w supporting documentation
  • Do not resuscitate status with supporting documentation
  • Not for resuscitation
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V49.86:
  • Status (post)
    • do not resuscitate V49.86
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM V49.86 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 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.