Valid for Submission
|1||Section||0||Medical and Surgical|
|4||BodyPart||5||Lower Arm and Wrist Tendon, Right|
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 0LT54ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2021.
|MS-DRG||MS-DRG Title||MCD||Relative Weight|
|500||SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITH MCC||08||3.1539|
|501||SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITH CC||08||1.745|
|502||SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC||08||1.3308|
|907||OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH MCC||21||3.9571|
|908||OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH CC||21||2.0404|
|909||OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITHOUT CC/MCC||21||1.3746|
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.