Activity

From 2019-01-21 to 2019-02-19

2019-02-18

21:20 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #635: Injection into the vocal cord
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-18
The average cost of the cases where DQE10 has been coded as main procedure i...
Kristiina Kahur
21:16 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #634: Removal of urethal sphincter prothesis
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-18
Very few cases (#3) where code KDK40 has been coded as main procedure. The a...
Kristiina Kahur

2019-02-15

18:00 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #632: TFG (Tjenesteforløpsgruppe)
The episodes are only built on the specialized care visits, inside or outside hospital. The primary care activities a... Kristin Dahlen
10:34 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #632: TFG (Tjenesteforløpsgruppe)
2019-2-15 Kristiina Kahur
Are the episodes built only on the specialised care visits and hospital stays or are the...
Kristiina Kahur
10:25 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #632: TFG (Tjenesteforløpsgruppe)
2019-02-19 Ralph Dahlgren
This is something that Finland has developed. But how it is done in Finland on a detaliled...
Ralph Dahlgren
17:14 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #631: STG (Særtjenestegrupper) - specialized health care outside hospitals
Enclosed you can find the logic tables for the STG groups, and you can see that they are built the same way as the DR... Kristin Dahlen
09:50 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #631: STG (Særtjenestegrupper) - specialized health care outside hospitals
2019-02-15 Ralph Dahlgren
As an idea this is somthing that Sweden has been discussing. Some questions accur, for exa...
Ralph Dahlgren
17:02 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #629: Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
Thank you for positive feedback. As you can see from the logic tables there are two different kind of rules/patientgr... Kristin Dahlen
10:14 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #629: Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
2019-2-15 Kristiina Kahur
Ralph has been quick enough to provide comments already.
I would be also interested in...
Kristiina Kahur
09:19 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #629: Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
2019-02-15 Ralph Dahlgren
This way of creating new DRG for emergency care sounds interesting. Norway must have Techn...
Ralph Dahlgren
16:21 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #633: Liposuction
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-15
Seems that OR 1 has been given to HAD20 and QXJ00 because they also have PRO...
Kristiina Kahur
11:18 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #633 (Further active): Liposuction
The NCSP codes for liposuction have different OR properties, we would like all the procedures for liposuction to have... Hanne Osnes-Ringen
11:59 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #635 (Further active): Injection into the vocal cord
DQE10 Injection into the vocal cord
The NCSP procedure DQE10 Injection into the vocal cord (Injeksjon i stemmebånd...
Hanne Osnes-Ringen
11:33 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #634 (Accepted): Removal of urethal sphincter prothesis
Removal of urethal sphincter prothesis
Procedure KDK40 Removal of urethal sphincter prothesis has the same propert...
Hanne Osnes-Ringen
09:28 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #630: Surgery - short therapy
2019-02-15 Ralph Dahlgren
This sounds also as a good idea as a principle. Since you in Norway has looked inte this w...
Ralph Dahlgren

2019-02-14

18:36 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #587: Split of DRG A20N (570) ‘Insertion or replacement of nervous system central stimulatio...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-14
We agree with Martti that the matter is of minor importance because of quite...
Kristiina Kahur
18:27 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #632 (Rejected): TFG (Tjenesteforløpsgruppe)
*Problem*
A desired development within activity-based funding in Norway is a shift towards funding episodes of car...
Kristin Dahlen
18:15 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #631 (Rejected): STG (Særtjenestegrupper) - specialized health care outside hospitals
*Problem*
Admissions and outpatient contacts are categorized using the DRG system. An increasing amount of specializ...
Kristin Dahlen
18:01 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #630 (Further active): Surgery - short therapy

From 2018, selected DRGs with equal procedures and where the patients are comparable (short length of stay) provide...
Kristin Dahlen
17:59 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #629 (Further active): Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
*Problem*
In order to support a desired intensified investigation of emergency care cases in hospitals, and to reduc...
Kristin Dahlen
15:55 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #628: Acquired hydrocephalus of newborn
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-14
There is no code P917 in Finnish ICD10 version, thus the change is not relev...
Kristiina Kahur
10:17 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #627: T855 groups to DRG 921O
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-14
The use of T855 in Finland is minor in both positions, as main or secondary ...
Kristiina Kahur
09:01 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #625: Property COMPL 19C02 should be removed from F729 and F739
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-14
The use of F729 and F739 as secondary diagnosis in Finland is very modest. I...
Kristiina Kahur

2019-02-13

18:24 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #613: Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedure' without...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-13
In addition to codes presented in appendix “Technical changes case #613.xlsx...
Kristiina Kahur
18:19 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #627: T855 groups to DRG 921O
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden, 2019-02-13*
First a few small details. 06C82 is already in the system but with a differ...
Mats Fernström
17:33 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #587: Split of DRG A20N (570) ‘Insertion or replacement of nervous system central stimulatio...
Just to make a remark on the Norwegian version. We do have patients from both MDC 01 and MDC 19 in the Norwegian vers... Kristin Dahlen
13:26 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #625: Property COMPL 19C02 should be removed from F729 and F739
_Veronika Stemme, National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden, 2019-02-13_
Sweden has evaluated all diagnosis codes...
Veronika Stemme
12:41 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #628 (Accepted): Acquired hydrocephalus of newborn
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden 2019-02-13* (Swe ID C778)
*Problem*
A patient case with the diagnosis code P917 ’Förvär...
Mats Fernström

2019-02-12

15:32 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #627 (Further active): T855 groups to DRG 921O
*Problem*
ICD-10 code T855 "Mekaniske komplikasjoner ved proteser, implantater og transplantater i fordøyelsesorgane...
Anja Fagervold

2019-02-08

16:15 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #623: Fiberoendoscopic intubation and Tracheoscopy
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-8
There are around 50 outpatient cases with proc code WAA707 (WX707 in Finnish ...
Kristiina Kahur
15:40 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #620: Healthy person following sick
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-7
Code Z763 has been used 16 times in 2017 in Finnish university hospitals and ...
Kristiina Kahur
14:47 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #626 (Further active): Integrating ICPC2 codes into NordDRG system
ICPC2 (International Classification of Primary Care, Second edition) codes are currently not part of the NordDRG syst... Kristiina Kahur

2019-02-07

13:25 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #625: Property COMPL 19C02 should be removed from F729 and F739
_Veronika Stemme, National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden, 2019-02-07_
Sweden agrees that the ICD-10 codes F72....
Veronika Stemme
12:17 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #616: Discharge information (transfer) not available anymore, change of the grouping rules o...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-2-7
Additional analysis was conducted to see in which DRGs the referred cases cou...
Kristiina Kahur

2019-02-06

12:07 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #625: Property COMPL 19C02 should be removed from F729 and F739
Technical error. Martti Virtanen
12:06 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #625: Property COMPL 19C02 should be removed from F729 and F739
Technical error. Veronika Stemme

2019-01-31

16:15 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #625 (Rejected): Property COMPL 19C02 should be removed from F729 and F739
*Problem*
Within the ICD-10 codes F70-F79 Mental retardation only the codes
F72.9 Severe mental retardation without...
Anja Fagervold
15:49 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #624 (Rejected): MDC 12 and 13
_National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden_
Sweden has considered the possibility to join MDC 12 (Diseases and Di...
Veronika Stemme
12:00 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #623 (Accepted): Fiberoendoscopic intubation and Tracheoscopy
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden 2019-01-31* (Swe ID C582)
An outpatient case with the principal diagnosis in MDC 04 and ...
Mats Fernström

2019-01-29

10:01 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #622 (Accepted): Access procedures for dialysis
_This case could can be regarded as a continuation of the closed case #503 but we think that it is best to have a new... Mats Fernström

2019-01-25

13:23 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #621 (Accepted): Correction of procedure property of code WD325 Demanding therapy of methast...
*Problem*
Code WD325 _Demanding therapy of methastized malignancy with biomodifiers_ has PROCPR 99S71 _Demanding bio...
Kristiina Kahur

2019-01-24

20:26 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #620 (Re-activated): Healthy person following sick
Problem
ICD-10 code Z763 Healthy person accompanying sick person
This case has appeared in connection within the Sw...
Ralph Dahlgren

2019-01-23

14:11 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #619 (Accepted): SWE DRG C76O and C37O both concerning sleeping disorder/ investigation
SWE DRG C76O and C37O both concerning sleeping disorder/investigation, outpatientvisit
In order to be grouped into...
Ralph Dahlgren
11:57 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #616: Discharge information (transfer) not available anymore, change of the grouping rules o...
2019-01-23 Martti Virtanen
It is obvious that when the information disappears, the proposed changes will happen, eve...
Martti Virtanen

2019-01-21

12:26 Nordic Casemix Centre Case #618 (Accepted): Splitting DRG 243 Medical back problems based on CC/non-CC
*Problem*
DRG 243 _Medical back problems_ is a heterogeneous group with V% 151% in 2015, 224% in 2016, and 198% in 2...
Kristiina Kahur
 

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