Valid for Submission
|1||Section||0||Medical and Surgical|
|2||Body System||9||Ear, Nose, Sinus|
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 09UP3JZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2021 through 09/30/2022.
|MS-DRG||MS-DRG Title||MCD||Relative Weight|
|135||SINUS AND MASTOID PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC||03||2.1435|
|136||SINUS AND MASTOID PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC||03||1.2555|
The relative weight of a diagnostic related group determines the reimbursement rate based on the severity of a patient's illness and the associated cost of care during hospitalization.