Valid for Submission
|1||Section||0||Medical and Surgical|
|2||Body System||B||Respiratory System|
|4||BodyPart||6||Lower Lobe Bronchus, Right|
|5||Approach||8||Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic||
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 0BV68ZZ 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|
|163||MAJOR CHEST PROCEDURES WITH MCC||04||5.0068|
|164||MAJOR CHEST PROCEDURES WITH CC||04||2.6556|
|165||MAJOR CHEST PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC||04||1.9166|
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.