MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021) Definitions Manual • DRG 204 - RESPIRATORY SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS

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

MDCMDC 04 Diseases & Disorders of the Respiratory System
MDC SubsectionRespiratory Signs and Symptoms
DRG Number204
DRG DescriptionRESPIRATORY SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS
Surgical / Medical Medical

Table 5 for FY 2021

Weights0.7907
Length of Stay (Geometric Mean)2.1
Length of Stay (Arithmetic Mean)2.7
Special Pay DRGNo
Post-Acute DRGNo

DRG Assignment Logic (From MDC 04 Diseases & Disorders of the Respiratory System Subsection Respiratory Signs and Symptoms)

All patients who qualify for Respiratory Signs and Symptoms will be automatically grouped into DRG 204 - RESPIRATORY SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS.

View the requirements to qualify.

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