DRG

Scope Notes: Medicare prospective payment system of grouping medical conditions into 23 major categories and 467 subgroups based on diagnosis, secondary diagnosis, patients age, possible complications and need for surgery;hospital or physician is paid a set amount depending on the group to which a particular disease, procedure, or condition is assigned
ICF I:
  • e5 SERVICES, SYSTEMS AND POLICIES
ICF III:
  • e580 Health services, systems and policies
ICF IV:
  • e5801 Health systems
  • e5802 Health policies
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