The Medicare Severity Diagnosis-Related Group or MS-DRG is a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC). This is the group for ms-drg - 870 septicemia or severe sepsis with mv >96 hours diseases in version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2021.

CC stands for Complication Comorbidity while MCC stands for Major Complication or Comorbidity

  • A02.1 - Salmonella sepsis BILLABLE CODE
  • A20.7 - Septicemic plague BILLABLE CODE
  • A22.7 - Anthrax sepsis BILLABLE CODE
  • A26.7 - Erysipelothrix sepsis BILLABLE CODE
  • A32.7 - Listerial sepsis BILLABLE CODE
  • A39.2 - Acute meningococcemia BILLABLE CODE
  • A39.3 - Chronic meningococcemia BILLABLE CODE
  • A39.4 - Meningococcemia, unspecified BILLABLE CODE
  • A39.89 - Other meningococcal infections BILLABLE CODE
  • A39.9 - Meningococcal infection, unspecified BILLABLE CODE
  • A40.0 - Sepsis due to streptococcus, group A BILLABLE CODE
  • A40.1 - Sepsis due to streptococcus, group B BILLABLE CODE
  • A40.3 - Sepsis due to Streptococcus pneumoniae BILLABLE CODE
  • A40.8 - Other streptococcal sepsis BILLABLE CODE
  • A54.86 - Gonococcal sepsis BILLABLE CODE
  • B37.7 - Candidal sepsis BILLABLE CODE
  • R57.1 - Hypovolemic shock BILLABLE CODE
  • R57.8 - Other shock BILLABLE CODE
  • R65.20 - Severe sepsis without septic shock BILLABLE CODE
  • R65.21 - Severe sepsis with septic shock BILLABLE CODE