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DRG

On drawings, abbr. for “drawing.”
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The principal diagnosis determines the ultimate assignment of the DRG for each inpatient case.
Hospital payment is based upon two factors, the DRG relative weight and the hospital base rate.
The addition of both the investigations just discussed to the management of all bronchitis patients could result for each patient shifted from DRG 96 to DRG 79 in a payment gain of about 4,000.
They are classified in DRG 127 and hence account for large payment gaps as a result of intensive care unit usage and extended general medical lengths of stay.
5 The impact of DRGs on reimbursement in selected disease/treatment areas
By using this software, which is fully HCFA compliant, Synertech will be able to incorporate DRG weighting factors into its processing to allow computation of Medicare reimbursements for hospital stays.
Being able to offer health care organizations the ability to perform complex DRG calculations enhances our expanding, Windows-based ASP portfolio offerings," said Steve Rock, Synertech president and CEO.
Our ActiveX DRG Controls make it easy for health system vendors, medical facilities, insurers, researchers, and others to include the complex DRG calculation logic in their own applications," says William W.
The Micro-Dyn ActiveX DRG Control is compatible with the leading software development environments for Microsoft Windows 95/NT including MS Visual Basic V5.
announce a co-marketing agreement under which ONLINE DRG, Lanier's award winning electronic centralized chart-coding system, and ParaMetrix's chart coding consulting services will be offered to hospitals as a complete solution.
ONLINE DRG will enable ARH to do centralized chart coding by a team of expert coders.