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identifying the nature or cause of some phenomenon

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Hospital Lengths of Stay Diagnosis-Related Group 122 - Uncomplicated Acute Myocardial Infarction Hospitals A and C - Syracuse, New York
05B (Inlier) 3,541 England (2) GA10B (Outlier) 2,054 Estonia (3) 198 (Inlier) 1,412 Finland (4) 198 3,134 France (5) 07C131 (Inlier) 3,470 Germany (6) H07B 4,603 Ireland H07B (Inlier) 8,350 Netherlands 110003230203 5,790 Poland (7) G25 (Inlier) 742 Spain 198 5,114 Sweden 198 (Inlier) 7,723 DRG = Diagnosis-Related Group (1) Reported values are based on theoretically calculated scores.
The development of diagnosis-related groups (DRGs) and their acceptance for prospective payment under Medicare fundamentally changed the way hospitals think about their clinical and financial information systems.
It incorporates discharge planning and medical record coding and diagnosis-related group assignment into the scope of an integrated system.
aureus will become even more necessary for hospitals, because the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed that Medicare diagnosis-related group reimbursements for nosocomial infections be stopped.
Acute Care Length of Stay Distribution Characteristics Diagnosis-Related Group 14 - Stroke Selected Metropolitan Areas
How is severity of illness tied to reimbursement' The federal government, through the Health Care Financing Administration, (HCFA) has chosen to use the diagnosis-related group (DRG) system.
Table 1 Means and cutoff points for patients within major diagnostic category 15, by diagnosis-related group (DRG) Geometric mean length Outlier DRG of stay (1) cutoff 385 Neonate, died or transferred 3.
Beginning in 2011 with an initial assessment of Borgess diagnosis-related group (DRG) based records and documentation needs, Nuance helped the organization create and implement a customized plan with clear, measureable CDI program objectives to better reflect the care that was being delivered.
The organizations are calling for a 1-year delay in implementation of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' April proposal to overhaul diagnosis-related group calculations and reduce reimbursement to hospitals for a variety of mostly cardiac procedures.
Hospital costs were estimated using an age-dependent mix of Medicare and managed care diagnosis-related group reimbursement rates.
A research paradigm for severity of illness: Issues for the diagnosis-related group system.