MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021) Definitions Manual • DRG 855 - INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC DISEASES WITH O.R. PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC

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

MDCMDC 18 Infectious & Parasitic Diseases, Systemic or Unspecified Sites
MDC SubsectionInfections and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure
DRG Number855
DRG DescriptionINFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC DISEASES WITH O.R. PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC
Surgical / Medical Surgical

Table 5 for FY 2021

Weights1.4951
Length of Stay (Geometric Mean)3.3
Length of Stay (Arithmetic Mean)4.0
Special Pay DRGYes
Post-Acute DRGYes

DRG Assignment Logic (From MDC 18 Infectious & Parasitic Diseases, Systemic or Unspecified Sites Subsection Infections and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure)

This DRG is a member of the subsection Infections and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure. Patients who qualify for Infections and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure will be grouped this DRG or one of the related DRGs according to the logic below.

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