MS-DRG v34 (FY 2017) Definitions Manual MDC 15 • Neonate with Other Significant Problems

DRG Assignment Logic for Neonate with Other Significant Problems

All patients who qualify for Neonate with Other Significant Problems will be automatically grouped into DRG 794 - NEONATE WITH OTHER SIGNIFICANT PROBLEMS.

View the requirements to qualify for this subsection.

Detailed Rules

The tables below list the codes required to qualify for this subsection according to the logic listed above. By matching the codes on a patient's account to those listed below, you can work out how a patient will be grouped by the MS-DRG grouper. However, sometimes this can be difficult to work out by hand. If you are looking for automated DRG grouping software that can be integrated into your workflow, please let us know.

Principal or secondary diagnosis of newborn or neonate,with other significant problems, not assigned to DRG 789 through 793 or 795 PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS

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