MS-DRG v36 (FY 2019) Definitions Manual • DRG 496 - LOCAL EXCISION AND REMOVAL OF INTERNAL FIXATION DEVICES EXCEPT HIP AND FEMUR WITH CC

DRG Information as of MS-DRG v36 (FY 2019)

MDCMDC 08 Diseases & Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System & Connective Tissue
MDC SubsectionLocal Excision and Removal Int Fix Devices Except Hip and Femur
DRG Number496
DRG DescriptionLOCAL EXCISION AND REMOVAL OF INTERNAL FIXATION DEVICES EXCEPT HIP AND FEMUR WITH CC
Surgical / Medical Surgical

Table 5 for FY 2019

Weights1.9609
Length of Stay (Geometric Mean)3.5
Length of Stay (Arithmetic Mean)4.5
Special Pay DRGYes
Post-Acute DRGYes

DRG Assignment Logic (From MDC 08 Diseases & Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System & Connective Tissue Subsection Local Excision and Removal Int Fix Devices Except Hip and Femur)

This DRG is a member of the subsection Local Excision and Removal Int Fix Devices Except Hip and Femur. Patients who qualify for Local Excision and Removal Int Fix Devices Except Hip and Femur will be grouped this DRG or one of the related DRGs according to the logic below.

View the requirements to qualify.

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