MDC 22 Burns is broken down into subgroups, listed here from most to least resource intensive. If a patient received qualifying treatment in listed in more than one subgroup, the first one listed will determine the DRG assigned to the patient.
To determine if a patient qualifies for a subgroup, click on the subgroup name and check the requirements listed. Typically, each subgroup requires one of a serious of ICD-10-CM diagnostic codes or PCS codes to have been assigned to the patient.
To qualify for any subsection in this MDC, the patient's primary diagnostic code must be included in this list.
Patients who qualify for Extensive Burns or Full Thickness Burns with MV >96 Hours with Skin Graft will be grouped into a DRG according to the logic below. View detailed requirements for qualifying for the DRGs in this subsection.
Patients who qualify for Full Thickness Burn with Skin Graft or Inhalation Injury will be grouped into a DRG according to the logic below. View detailed requirements for qualifying for the DRGs in this subsection.
|Skin Graft or SDX of Inhalation Injury||CC or MCC||DRG||Name||Type|
|Yes||Yes||928||FULL THICKNESS BURN WITH SKIN GRAFT OR INHALATION INJURY WITH CC/MCC||Surgical|
|Yes||No||929||FULL THICKNESS BURN WITH SKIN GRAFT OR INHALATION INJURY WITHOUT CC/MCC||Surgical|
|No||n/a||934||FULL THICKNESS BURN WITHOUT SKIN GRAFT OR INHALATION INJURY||Medical|