MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021) Definitions Manual • DRG 872 - SEPTICEMIA OR SEVERE SEPSIS WITHOUT MV >96 HOURS WITHOUT MCC

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

MDCMDC 18 Infectious & Parasitic Diseases, Systemic or Unspecified Sites
MDC SubsectionSepticemia or Severe Sepsis
DRG Number872
DRG DescriptionSEPTICEMIA OR SEVERE SEPSIS WITHOUT MV >96 HOURS WITHOUT MCC
Surgical / Medical Medical

Table 5 for FY 2021

Weights1.0185
Length of Stay (Geometric Mean)3.5
Length of Stay (Arithmetic Mean)4.2
Special Pay DRGYes
Post-Acute DRGYes

DRG Assignment Logic (From MDC 18 Infectious & Parasitic Diseases, Systemic or Unspecified Sites Subsection Septicemia or Severe Sepsis)

This DRG is a member of the subsection Septicemia or Severe Sepsis. Patients who qualify for Septicemia or Severe Sepsis 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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