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From 2015-03-16 to 2015-04-14

2015-04-14

14:23 Case #376: Outpatient visits with impossible/unspecified procedure
2015-04-14 Martti Virtanen
I have missed the codes that do not belong to the ZZ-group. It is obvious that they shoul...
Martti Virtanen
11:14 Case #382: Psychiatric dx for childhood and adult patients (ICD codes F93, F94, F98 and R62)
2015-04-14 Martti Virtanen
F9800 shall not have 00P02 which it does not have. F9810 'Encopresis' should neither have...
Martti Virtanen

2015-04-09

17:12 Case #385: Implantation of loop recorder
*2015-04-09 NPK, Sweden*
This case concerns only Sweden and there is no reason to involve DRG E28O in the technical ...
Mats Fernström
16:05 Version #342: NordDRG 2014 Est
New version requierd:
Hi again,

I guess I got the answer to my question now when I got the definition tables f...
Anonymous
13:44 Case #428: Missing diagnostic information in NordDRG
*2015-04-09 NPK, Sweden*
It is annoying that the configuration of the rules must be adapted to the IT systems. It sh...
Mats Fernström
11:22 Case #429: Unusual combination of diagnosis and intervention assigned to DRG 470
2015-04-09 Kristiina Kahur
After receiving the def.tables of EST2014PR1eF it came clear that the rule ord 499D0019...
Kristiina Kahur
09:51 Case #348: Percutaneous sclerotherapy of veins
2015-04-09 NPK Sweden
We have misunderstood and 05V03 must not be added to PHST15.
Mats Fernström

2015-04-08

19:44 Case #429: Unusual combination of diagnosis and intervention assigned to DRG 470
2015-04-08 Kristiina Kahur
Thank you for your work :)
Kristiina Kahur
16:04 Case #429: Unusual combination of diagnosis and intervention assigned to DRG 470
2015-04-08
Error corrected. New version EST2014PR1eF is ready in the usual place.
Liselotte Säll
11:50 Case #429 (Accepted): Unusual combination of diagnosis and intervention assigned to DRG 470
Initiated: 2015-04-08
Initiator: Kristiina Kahur: Estonian Heath Insurance Fund
Responsible at National organizatio...
Martti Virtanen
16:52 Case #376: Outpatient visits with impossible/unspecified procedure
2015-04-08 NPK Sweden
We have compared "Case #376 Technical Changes.xlsx" with our original proposal.
In the enclos...
Ralph Dahlgren
12:52 Case #64: Case 2013-MDC05-01 - Endovenous treatment of varicose veins
2015-04-08 Martti Virtanen
PHST11 'Injection of therapeutic agent into or percutaneous occlusion of veins of sapheno...
Martti Virtanen

2015-04-07

16:50 Questions and answers #426: New cases to NordDRG Forum
2015-04-07 Comments by NPK Sweden:
Before these templates are implemented and being used they should be discussed by...
Ralph Dahlgren
15:08 Version #356: NordDRG 2016 Com
2015-04-07 Martti Virtanen
The NordDRG 2015 - Technical changes.xlsx includes all changes to NordDRG 2016 for all ve...
Martti Virtanen
14:42 Case #379: Administrative intervention code results in assignment to an administrative DRG in a c...
2015-04-07 Martti Virtanen
The cases has been modified accordingly.
Martti Virtanen
14:32 Case #348: Percutaneous sclerotherapy of veins
*2015-04-07, NPK, Sweden*
We do not accept the part of Marttis suggestion that 05V03 is removed from TPH10. We sugge...
Mats Fernström
13:39 Case #64: Case 2013-MDC05-01 - Endovenous treatment of varicose veins
*2015-04-07 Comment from NPK Sweden:*
Since the original suggestion concerning procpro 21S09 included all the PHT-co...
Ralph Dahlgren
11:58 Case #428 (Rejected): Missing diagnostic information in NordDRG
Initiated: 2015-04-01
Initiator: Martti Virtanen: Nordic Casemix Centre
Responsible at National organization: MV: N...
Martti Virtanen

2015-04-01

17:47 Case #404: Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2015-04-01*
It seems to be a mistake in the file "Case #404 Technical changes.xlsx". Th...
Mats Fernström

2015-03-31

14:11 Case #348: Percutaneous sclerotherapy of veins
2015-03-31 Martti Virtanen
The technical changes was missing.
The change is somewhat more complicated, alhough in ...
Martti Virtanen
13:48 Case #368: Introducing new DRGs for cases with ischemic stroke in case i/v thrombolytic treatment...
2015-03-31 Martti Virtanen
The change of the ord codes for the rules needed for making space for the new rules, is o...
Martti Virtanen
13:27 Case #375: Injection Treatment of Urinary Incontinence
2015-03-31 Martti Virtanen
True, the technical changes has been updated accordingly.
Martti Virtanen
13:17 Case #376: Outpatient visits with impossible/unspecified procedure
2015-03-31 Martti Virtanen
It is not technically any problem to divide the codes to two groups. I have done it follo...
Martti Virtanen
12:05 Case #395: Grouping of U9990 'Diagnostic information missing '
2015-03-31 Martti Virtanen
True, the Technical changes is modified accordingly.
Martti Virtanen
11:54 Case #402: Combination of GEXX00 'Needle biopsy of mediastinum' and gastrointestinal endoscopies
2015-03-31 Martti Virtanen
OK, the technical changes is modified accordingly
Martti Virtanen
11:38 Case #385: Implantation of loop recorder
2015-03-13 Martti Virtanen
Yes I made a mistake, but that is not the only mistake!
For outpatient care DRG 115O/E2...
Martti Virtanen

2015-03-30

21:56 Case #368: Introducing new DRGs for cases with ischemic stroke in case i/v thrombolytic treatment...
2015-03-30 Kristiina Kahur
As I have not enough competency in assessing the technical changes what have to be done...
Kristiina Kahur

2015-03-27

10:20 Case #368: Introducing new DRGs for cases with ischemic stroke in case i/v thrombolytic treatment...
SWEDEN/ Ralph Dahlgren
If we understand the technical changes correctly we can accept the new “ord” that is sugges...
Anonymous

2015-03-26

22:53 Version #356: NordDRG 2016 Com
2015-03-26 Martti Virtanen
Documentation for all changes in NordDRG 2016 Technical changes is attached to this issue...
Martti Virtanen
22:50 Case #64: Case 2013-MDC05-01 - Endovenous treatment of varicose veins
2015-03-26 Martti Virtanen
As indicated in my comment after Mats F. comment 2013-10-17 we have decided that all PHST...
Martti Virtanen
21:18 Case #251: Chronic laryngitis
2015-03-26 Martti Virtanen
This problem basically illustrates the fact that chronic laryngitis is actually not an in...
Martti Virtanen
20:36 Case #251: Chronic laryngitis
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
It is obvious that mapping has to be changed in a way that will solve the problem.
Martti Virtanen
16:40 Case #382: Psychiatric dx for childhood and adult patients (ICD codes F93, F94, F98 and R62)
2015-03-26 NPK SWE
Martti has in his technical changes included F980 to remove PDGPROP 00P02 from. Sweden do not hav...
Ralph Dahlgren
16:19 Case #379: Administrative intervention code results in assignment to an administrative DRG in a c...
2015-03-26 NPK
The suggestion by Martti have been discussed in the team.
After internal discussions, considerations...
Ralph Dahlgren
15:36 Case #376: Outpatient visits with impossible/unspecified procedure
We have solved the problem with the help of Fredrik Hansen. We do not think that it is correct to put all of these ad... Ralph Dahlgren
07:22 Case #365: Other blockade of nerve (WX290) is not anesthesia of mouth (03X10)
2015-03-13 Exper group/MV
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
07:13 Case #366: Revision of properties of diagnoses complicating the cesarean section
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was postponed for further analysis based on the questions raised by Sweden
Martti Virtanen
07:08 Case #367: The intermediate results of testing the CC-grouper on Finnish data
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The Finnish data was discussed. No change at this point.
Martti Virtanen
07:05 Case #368: Introducing new DRGs for cases with ischemic stroke in case i/v thrombolytic treatment...
2015-03-26 Martti Virtanen
My proposal for the change is that we create the two new DRG's as proposed by Estonia. Pl...
Martti Virtanen
07:01 Case #368: Introducing new DRGs for cases with ischemic stroke in case i/v thrombolytic treatment...
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
It is unclear how intravenous thrombolytic therapy (of brain) is registered in the NordDR...
Martti Virtanen

2015-03-25

19:26 Case #369: Revision of DRGs with cardiac catheterization (124A/B and 125A/B)
2013-03-13 Expert group/MV
The Finnish is converted back to the original NodrDRG COM version.
Martti Virtanen
19:09 Case #370: Gender Validation
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The expert group accepted the change for all versions.
The column sex unnecessary.
Th...
Martti Virtanen
17:47 Case #371: Strabismus surgery
2015-03-25 Martti Virtanen
The proposal had an error. Because the inpatient grouping will not be changed, the CES-gr...
Martti Virtanen
17:43 Case #371: Strabismus surgery
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The proposal was accepted according to the proposal
Martti Virtanen
17:47 Case #378: Correction of DRGlogic for empty values on columng ICD (Doctors team visit)
Mats Fernström
NPK, Sweden, 2015-03-24
We do not accept the changes suggested by Martti after the Expert meeting. E...
Anonymous
17:45 Case #385: Implantation of loop recorder
Mats Fenström:
NPK, Sweden, 2015-03-24
Marttis technical changes are not correct. The purpose of our suggestion is ...
Anonymous
09:27 Case #64: Case 2013-MDC05-01 - Endovenous treatment of varicose veins
Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2015-03-24
None of the PHT codes in Sweden have 21S09. It should be added to get a unifo...
Ralph Dahlgren
08:42 Case #375: Injection Treatment of Urinary Incontinence
At the Expert meeting Martti suggested that the procedure code KDSV22/KDV22 (Transluminal Endoscopic submucosal ureth... Ralph Dahlgren
08:18 Case #218: Merge / change DRG C15N, C15O with C29N, C29O
case #218 Merge / change DRG C15N, C15O with C29N, C29O”.
Sweden suggest that the case is closed on Forum due to the...
Ralph Dahlgren

2015-03-24

01:20 Case #372: Care events without patient contact
2015-03-24 Martti Virtanen
The technical solutions for the new DRG demands a few changes to the NCSP+ mappings.
Th...
Martti Virtanen
01:17 Case #372: Care events without patient contact
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The proposal was accepted for NordDRG SWE. Other countries had no interest for the new gr...
Martti Virtanen
23:53 Case #373: Insertion of cochlear implant
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The expert group decided that the proposed change is introduced in NordDRG SWE only.
Martti Virtanen
23:37 Case #374: Reorganizing pacemaker procedures for outpatients (Split of DRG E28O /115O)
2015-03-24 Martti Virtanen
The Drgnames (in English) for SWE version were obviously wrong. They must also be correct...
Martti Virtanen
23:35 Case #374: Reorganizing pacemaker procedures for outpatients (Split of DRG E28O /115O)
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was accepted as proposed for all versions of NordDRG.
Please note that the nat...
Martti Virtanen
22:57 Case #375: Injection Treatment of Urinary Incontinence
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was accepted as proposed.
Martti Virtanen
22:47 Case #376: Outpatient visits with impossible/unspecified procedure
2015-03-24 Martti Virtanen
When I checked the case for all versions I realized that there are some problems. The lis...
Martti Virtanen
21:45 Case #376: Outpatient visits with impossible/unspecified procedure
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
17:02 Case #402: Combination of GEXX00 'Needle biopsy of mediastinum' and gastrointestinal endoscopies
Martti´s technical changes are good. But we do not accept the ord value. We want the rule to have ord 104D040300. Thi... Ralph Dahlgren
15:45 Case #395: Grouping of U9990 'Diagnostic information missing '
The change should only be done for outpatients visits. For inpatients we want the rule for DRG Z71N to be unchanged. ... Ralph Dahlgren
15:27 Case #427: Introduction of DRG 470 subgroups to Finnish version
Hello. One question from Iceland - would it be possible to have at least some of these groups in the Icelandic groupe... Helga Bjarnadottir
15:15 Case #427 (Accepted): Introduction of DRG 470 subgroups to Finnish version

The proposal concerns that part of Swedish CC-grouper which has several subgroups for DRG 470 giving more precise i...
Kristiina Kahur
15:18 Case #348: Percutaneous sclerotherapy of veins
Technical changes should be that procpro for TPH10 is changed from 05S15 to 05S18. These Changes was included in Swed... Ralph Dahlgren

2015-03-23

06:22 Case #377: Gallbladder codes complicate each other
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The matter prooved to be quite complex and the practical effect is small. The case was po...
Martti Virtanen

2015-03-20

13:14 Case #378: Correction of DRGlogic for empty values on columng ICD (Doctors team visit)
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
At the meeting Sweden withdraw the proposal.
I think the problem is actually valid and ...
Martti Virtanen

2015-03-19

15:11 Case #379: Administrative intervention code results in assignment to an administrative DRG in a c...
2015-03-19 Martti Virtanen
This case has still some problems that I propose Sweden would consider before the case is...
Martti Virtanen
14:02 Case #379: Administrative intervention code results in assignment to an administrative DRG in a c...
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
At the expert group Sweden expressed clearly that they prefer the model with specific pro...
Martti Virtanen
12:47 Case #380: Text error in Swe DRG G06 (DRG 193/194)
2015-03-3 Expert group/MV
The change was accepted. The national names of the DRG's are delivered by national organis...
Martti Virtanen
12:44 Case #381: Coding of sleep distubances (other and unspecified G4780 and G4790) and sleep apnoe i...
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was accepted with the modification.
Further discussion is necessary about the ...
Martti Virtanen
11:03 Case #411: Revision of DRGs regarding Multiple significant trauma (484, 485, 486, 486O and 487) –...
I have added the presentations, which were presented on 12th of March in Expert Group Meeting. (These presentations a... Anonymous
10:58 Case #382: Psychiatric dx for childhood and adult patients (ICD codes F93, F94, F98 and R62)
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was accepted as proposed
Martti Virtanen
10:48 Case #383: Procedure code PHT32, add procedure property 07S07
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The proposal was accepted with the modification.
_Technical change_
The intervention...
Martti Virtanen
10:38 Case #384: Change of name in NordDRG - 'Other xxx operation' vs 'Other operation on xxx' (Swedis...
2015-03-13 Expert group
The proposal was accepted. The responsibility to deliver the correct list of national names ...
Martti Virtanen

2015-03-18

18:47 Case #385: Implantation of loop recorder
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was not accepted by other countries but Sweden needs the change to be made in No...
Martti Virtanen
17:06 Case #387: Measurement of bone density, respirtatory interventions, longterm monitoring, soft tis...
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was accepted without modifications. Sweden will consider the questions raised.
...
Martti Virtanen
16:40 Case #388: Colonoscopy with gynecological diagnosis
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was accepted with the modification that 13E10 will be used instead of 17E10 sinc...
Martti Virtanen
16:15 Case #389: Codes for minor interventions should have no grouping properties - FXF106 'Orthostatic...
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
16:08 Case #390: Vein ligation & stripping (E30/119) - assignment should be based on principal dx on va...
2015-03-13 Exper group/MV
Accepted according to the proposal.
Martti Virtanen
14:18 Case #391: Problem with shoulder and hip DRG in DRGlogic
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The proposal was accepted. The questions will be analyzed by Sweden (and other countries)...
Martti Virtanen
13:59 Case #396 (Further active): Influenzas, pneumonias and other severe infections - CC/MCC categorie...
Martti Virtanen
12:26 Case #396: Influenzas, pneumonias and other severe infections - CC/MCC categories and their exclu...
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case become too complicated to be solved now. It was postponed for further analysis. ...
Martti Virtanen
13:58 Case #392 (Further active): Pancreas interventions in cases with problems of unspecified digestiv...
Martti Virtanen
13:57 Case #392: Pancreas interventions in cases with problems of unspecified digestive organs
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case proved to be too complicated to be decided now. It was postpone to next year. Sw...
Martti Virtanen
13:23 Case #394: Transoesophageal ultrasound examination of mediastinum
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The proposal was accepted for all versions.
Martti Virtanen
12:54 Case #395: Grouping of U9990 'Diagnostic information missing '
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The modified proposal was accepted.
_Technical change_
U9990 will get property 99M00...
Martti Virtanen
12:22 Case #397: Compl value for urinary tract infection N39
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The change of mapping of N390A to R8270 was accepted.
The discussion about properties o...
Martti Virtanen
12:05 Case #398: Still non-delivery cases in inpatient vaginal delivery DRGs
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
Accepted according to the proposal. New technical changes description with common codes. ...
Martti Virtanen
11:50 Case #399: Split of DRG 814P (Spontaneous or drug induced abortion)
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The proposal is accepted only for Finland. NordDRG NOR has already a rule for this situat...
Martti Virtanen
11:20 Case #402: Combination of GEXX00 'Needle biopsy of mediastinum' and gastrointestinal endoscopies
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The expert group accepted the Swedish proposal. Sweden will analyze the other DRG's that ...
Martti Virtanen

2015-03-17

14:50 Case #403 (Further active): Normal newborn, birth weight over 2500 g, with other significant problem
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The expert group was in favour to make a separate solution for Finland and Norway.
Howe...
Martti Virtanen
13:41 Case #404: Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The expert group accepted the Swedish proposal. Finland will not use the new DRG
_Tech...
Martti Virtanen
12:34 Case #405: Removal of genital virus warts
2013-03-13 Expert group/MV
The expert group discussed the problems of the Norwegian coding. The codes are not mutual...
Martti Virtanen
12:17 Case #406 (Further active): Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The case is postponed for economical analysis.
Martti Virtanen
12:15 Case #407: Normal birth without procedure
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
The Norwegian proposal was accepted by all countries.
_Technincal change_
The diagno...
Martti Virtanen
11:38 Case #408 (Further active): Respiratory failure in newborns
2015-03-03 Expert group/MV
The case needs proper economic analysis and is postponed for next year.
The technical ch...
Martti Virtanen
11:35 Case #409: Vulvectomy
2015-03-13 Expert group/MV
Accepted according to Norwegian proposal.
_Technical change_
Procprop for LFSD00/LFD...
Martti Virtanen
11:19 Case #411: Revision of DRGs regarding Multiple significant trauma (484, 485, 486, 486O and 487) –...
2015-03-03 Expert group/MV
Expert group decided that a meeting of experts needs to be arranged. Finnish national DRG...
Martti Virtanen
11:16 Case #421: Impossilble rules in NordDRG SWE 2015
2015-03-13 Expert group/Martti Virtanen
Sweden will check the rules before 08/2015
Martti Virtanen
11:15 Case #422: The ‘tooth and mouth diseases’ need to be defined for DRG DRG 186O/C55O in NordDRG SWE
2015-03-13 Expert group/Martti Virtanen
Sweden will check the case before 08/2015
Martti Virtanen
11:12 Case #423 (Active): Definition of puerperal?
Martti Virtanen
11:04 Case #423 (Accepted): Definition of puerperal?
2015-03-17 Expert group/Martti Virtanen
Sweden will check the case before 08/2015.
Martti Virtanen

2015-03-16

13:39 Questions and answers #426 (Active): New cases to NordDRG Forum
The Files selection now includes the prototypes for NordDRG forum cases and Technical changes
Case for NordDRG For...
Martti Virtanen
13:21 Questions and answers #259 (Feedback): This is a test ticket created using email interface
Martti Virtanen
13:15 Case for NordDRG Forum - prototype of text.docx
Martti Virtanen
12:19 Version #400: NordDRG 2016 SWE
New dates from expert group autumn meeting till the end of year 2015 UPDATED. Anonymous
12:18 Version #363: NordDRG 2016 LAT
New dates from expert group autumn meeting till the end of year 2015 UPDATED. Anonymous
12:17 Version #362: NordDRG 2016 EST
New dates from expert group autumn meeting till the end of year 2015 UPDATED. Anonymous
12:16 Version #361: NordDRG 2016 DEN
New dates from expert group autumn meeting till the end of year 2015 UPDATED. Anonymous
12:14 Version #360: NordDRG 2016 ICE
New dates from expert group autumn meeting till the end of the year 2015 UPDATED. Anonymous
12:12 Version #359: NordDRG 2016 NOR
New dates from expert group autumn meeting till the end of the year 2015 UPDATED. Anonymous
12:11 Version #357: NordDRG 2016 FIN
New dates from expert group autumn meeting till the end of the year 2015 UPDATED. Anonymous
10:49 Case #407: Normal birth without procedure
2015-16-03 Martti Virtanen
I have corrected my previous misunderstanding.
We should note that WHO instructions do ...
Martti Virtanen
 

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