MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021) Definitions Manual • DRG 856 - POSTOPERATIVE OR POST-TRAUMATIC INFECTIONS WITH O.R. PROCEDURE WITH MCC

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

MDCMDC 18 Infectious & Parasitic Diseases, Systemic or Unspecified Sites
MDC SubsectionPostoperative or Post-Traumatic Infections with O.R. Procedure
DRG Number856
DRG DescriptionPOSTOPERATIVE OR POST-TRAUMATIC INFECTIONS WITH O.R. PROCEDURE WITH MCC
Surgical / Medical Surgical

Table 5 for FY 2021

Weights4.541
Length of Stay (Geometric Mean)9.0
Length of Stay (Arithmetic Mean)12.0
Special Pay DRGYes
Post-Acute DRGYes

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

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

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