ICD-10-CM Diagnostic Coding for Behavioral and Mental Disorders

Tim Buxton, Director of Coding Services

There are a number of nuances and important axes for classification and coding of behavioral and mental disorders of which the provider and coder must both be aware.

This session overviews the relevant ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for issues of mental health, focusing on these important pieces of information for complete and proper coding.

This webinar will review:

  • Overview of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for behavioral and mental health disorders
  • Substance abuse and other addictive disorders
  • Behavioral syndromes associated with physiological disturbances and physical factors


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