Valid for Submission
|1||Section||0||Medical and Surgical|
|2||Body System||B||Respiratory System|
|5||Approach||7||Via Natural or Artificial Opening||
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 0B9K70Z 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|
|166||OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC||04||3.7235|
|167||OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC||04||1.8187|
|168||OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC||04||1.3544|
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.