MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021) Definitions Manual • DRG 024 - CRANIOTOMY WITH MAJOR DEVICE IMPLANT OR ACUTE COMPLEX CNS PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS WITHOUT MCC

DRG Information as of MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021)

MDCMDC 01 Diseases & Disorders of the Nervous System
MDC SubsectionCraniotomy with Major Device Implant or Acute Complex CNS PDX
DRG Number024
DRG DescriptionCRANIOTOMY WITH MAJOR DEVICE IMPLANT OR ACUTE COMPLEX CNS PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS WITHOUT MCC
Surgical / Medical Surgical

Table 5 for FY 2021

Weights3.9548
Length of Stay (Geometric Mean)4.1
Length of Stay (Arithmetic Mean)5.2
Special Pay DRGYes
Post-Acute DRGYes

DRG Assignment Logic (From MDC 01 Diseases & Disorders of the Nervous System Subsection Craniotomy with Major Device Implant or Acute Complex CNS PDX)

This DRG is a member of the subsection Craniotomy with Major Device Implant or Acute Complex CNS PDX. Patients who qualify for Craniotomy with Major Device Implant or Acute Complex CNS PDX will be grouped this DRG or one of the related DRGs according to the logic below.

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