Activity

From 2016-02-09 to 2016-03-09

2016-03-09

18:22 Case #458: Merge of DRGs 301B and 910C
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
Another option would be to combine the cases to 910B in the Finnish grouping.
Martti Virtanen
15:52 Case #458: Merge of DRGs 301B and 910C
*Norwegian Directorate of Health - 09.03.2016*
We don't have any DRG corresponding to 910C and 301B. We do have a ...
Kristin Dahlen
17:16 Case #461: Day surgery DRGs for doctors only
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
The proposal would obviously only apply for the Swedish version, creating anot...
Martti Virtanen
17:04 Case #462: Peripheral nerve blockades on fingers and toes should not have 00X10
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
I agree with the title, not quite with the proposal.
The problem is that the ...
Martti Virtanen
16:51 Case #463: Introduction of Primary Care in the Swedish NorDRG system for 2017
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
This Swedish model for primary care grouping is based single contact model tha...
Martti Virtanen
15:49 Case #467: Resuscitation
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
I support this change.
For 15S02 it affects all versions, 40V01 is a Swedish...
Martti Virtanen
15:44 Case #459: Splenectomy, short therapy
*Norwegian Directorate of Health - 09.03.2016*
We support the comment from Sweden about not grouping out-patients ...
Kristin Dahlen
15:34 Case #466: Diagnose-code A97.1 Dengue with warning signs should have COMPL 18C24
*Norwegian Directorate of Health - 09.03.2016*
We support the suggestion of adding complication category 18C24 to ...
Kristin Dahlen
15:30 Case #475: New groupings properties for ICD-10 code U06.9 that in Sweden got the code text “Infec...
*Norwegian Directorate of Health - 09.03.2016*
Norway is following the WHO recommendation, and implemented the cod...
Kristin Dahlen
13:10 Case #475: New groupings properties for ICD-10 code U06.9 that in Sweden got the code text “Infec...
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
Sweden is following the WHO recommendation. I support the proposal from Swed...
Martti Virtanen
15:25 Case #476: KBE22 OR property correction
We support the suggestion of changing from OR 2 to OR 1 for procedurecode KBE22. Kristin Dahlen
14:32 Case #468: Conference about patient is not a team visit
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
This is a matter of linkage in NCSP+. Because 'conference' in XS008 indicate...
Martti Virtanen
14:19 Case #469: Revision of properties of cytostatic and radiotherapy procedure codes
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
This is obviously only a Finnish modification but it would be intrensting to s...
Martti Virtanen
14:09 Case #470: Malignant melanoma of eyelid
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
I agree with Mats Fernström in this matter. I suspect taht the operative cases...
Martti Virtanen
13:51 Case #471: Premature children older than 28 days in SWE NordDRG logic
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
I agree with the proposal mostly. From eMedicine:
"The average age of onset i...
Martti Virtanen
13:33 Case #472: Non-surgical treatment of endocarditis; infection in native valves and prosthetic endo...
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
I agree with the proposal based on medical reasoning. It is difficult to see t...
Martti Virtanen
13:23 Case #473: Cases coded with the procedure AAG50 (Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery) will in ...
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
In the NorDRG Nor DRG 3P and 3N have identical rules. 3N did not exist in 20...
Martti Virtanen
13:01 Case #474: DRG grouping of expensive urinary sphincter prosthesis
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
The data indicates that the same problem exists in Finland too, but the number...
Martti Virtanen
12:48 Case #477: Properties of coronary artery catherisations
2016-03-09 Nordcase - Martti Virtanen
Just to remind everybody - 00X99 is an automatically created property to all c...
Martti Virtanen
12:39 Case #478: Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
2016-03-09 Nordcase Martti Virtanen
I agree with Mats. If differentiation of intracorporeal and other VAD is necessa...
Martti Virtanen

2016-03-03

17:34 Questions and answers #426: New cases to NordDRG Forum
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-03-03*
_Prototype of text_:
We understand that the template is intended as an aid...
Mats Fernström

2016-03-02

17:15 Case #454: Merge of DRGs 482 and 482O
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-3-2
We will do the case-by-case analysis and present the results in the expertnet...
Kristiina Kahur
16:02 Case #472: Non-surgical treatment of endocarditis; infection in native valves and prosthetic endo...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-3-2
Unfortunately we cannot provide cost data supporting the change since there h...
Kristiina Kahur
15:37 Case #472: Non-surgical treatment of endocarditis; infection in native valves and prosthetic endo...
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2016-03-02*
We agree with the medical aspects from Norway and we support the suggestio...
Mats Fernström
15:51 Case #473: Cases coded with the procedure AAG50 (Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery) will in ...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-3-2
In Finland there is no DRG 003N for inpatient cases. We have DRG 003P and it ...
Kristiina Kahur
15:46 Case #478: Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2016-03-02*
2015-01-01 the Swedish code FXL00 (Inläggande och användande av extra-, pa...
Mats Fernström
10:20 Case #478: Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-3-2
In Finnish version there is no separate procedure code for implementation of ...
Kristiina Kahur
15:26 Case #470: Malignant melanoma of eyelid
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2016-03-02*
Sweden cannot accept this suggestion. The change of the DGCAT from 02M99 t...
Mats Fernström

2016-03-01

18:02 Case #478 (Accepted): Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
Subject: Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
Description:
National ID: HD-160
Initiated: ...
Kristin Dahlen
17:49 Case #454: Merge of DRGs 482 and 482O
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2016-03-01*
There are in principle two, for Sweden acceptable, ways to get rid of infr...
Mats Fernström
14:49 Case #473: Cases coded with the procedure AAG50 (Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery) will in ...
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2016-03-01*
We don’t have the problem in Sweden because we have a different principle ...
Mats Fernström
13:27 Case #476: KBE22 OR property correction
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2016-03-01*
KBE22 is hardly possible without greater anaesthesia which adds 00X10 to t...
Mats Fernström
11:31 Case #477 (Accepted): Properties of coronary artery catherisations
The case is intitiated from the Finnish procedure codes FN1CA (Optical coherence tomography (OCT) of coronary artery)... Kristiina Kahur

2016-02-29

15:23 Case #470: Malignant melanoma of eyelid
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-29
Should the suggestion concern also e.g. diagnosis codes D031 (Melanoma in s...
Kristiina Kahur
14:54 Case #475: New groupings properties for ICD-10 code U06.9 that in Sweden got the code text “Infec...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-29
There is no specific code for Zika virus in Finland (yet), nor is the diagno...
Kristiina Kahur
14:10 Case #474: DRG grouping of expensive urinary sphincter prosthesis
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-29
Thank you for bringing this issue up.
We have checked the Finnish data (20...
Kristiina Kahur
10:09 Case #476: KBE22 OR property correction
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
There are the same properties for procedures codes KBE22 and KBE12 and also ...
Kristiina Kahur

2016-02-26

16:48 Case #476 (Accepted): KBE22 OR property correction
> NCSP codes KBE12 and KBE22 have different OR properties and give different grouping both in short stay and regula... Malle Avarsoo
13:27 Case #473: Cases coded with the procedure AAG50 (Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery) will in ...
Changed a excel file according to a request from Anja Fagervold. Anonymous

2016-02-25

22:23 Case #459: Splenectomy, short therapy
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
Thank you for your comments and feedback.
We are happy to have further di...
Kristiina Kahur
22:20 Case #458: Merge of DRGs 301B and 910C
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
Thank you for your comments and feedback.
We agree on and respect the pri...
Kristiina Kahur
22:18 Case #457: Merge of DRGs 481P and 481B
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
Thank you for your comments and feedback.
We agree on and respect the pri...
Kristiina Kahur
22:11 Case #456: Merge of DRGs 481O and 481A
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
Thank you for your comments and feedback.
We agree on and respect the pri...
Kristiina Kahur
22:05 Case #455: Merge of DRG 342 and 343
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
Thank you for your feedback and support.
Kristiina Kahur
22:04 Case #454: Merge of DRGs 482 and 482O
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
Thank you for your comments and feedback.
We agree on and respect the pri...
Kristiina Kahur
21:57 Case #453: Merge of DRGs 169 and 169O
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
After having the additional analysis we will withdraw this proposal and sug...
Kristiina Kahur
16:48 Case #475 (Accepted): New groupings properties for ICD-10 code U06.9 that in Sweden got the code ...
Problem
We in Sweden have received a list from our colleagues in the Classification department concerning the ICD-10...
Ralph Dahlgren
14:30 Case #451: Stereotactic intracranial radiotherapy only for neurological problems
We agree to implement the rules for MDC 17. The main reason why we took it out in the 2016-version was that there see... Kristin Dahlen
12:13 Case #451: Stereotactic intracranial radiotherapy only for neurological problems
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
In Finnish grouper there are rules for grouping to both, MDC1 and MDC17, de...
Kristiina Kahur
14:24 Case #474 (Accepted): DRG grouping of expensive urinary sphincter prosthesis
Subject: DRG grouping of expensive urinary sphincter prosthesis
Description:
National ID: HD-136
Initiated: ...
Kristin Dahlen
14:17 Case #473 (Accepted): Cases coded with the procedure AAG50 (Intracranial stereotactic radiosurger...
Subject: Cases coded with the procedure “AAG50 Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery” will in some cases be grouped ... Kristin Dahlen
14:03 Case #472 (Accepted): Non-surgical treatment of endocarditis; infection in native valves and pros...
Subject: Non-surgical treatment of endocarditis; infection in native valves and prosthetic endocarditis sorts to diff... Kristin Dahlen
13:58 Case #471 (Accepted): Premature children older than 28 days in SWE NordDRG logic
Problem
A question was raised by a neonatal doctor: A Premature children born at week 24. In this case the child at...
Ralph Dahlgren
13:41 Case #470: Malignant melanoma of eyelid
!maligntmelanom.jpg! Kristin Dahlen
13:33 Case #470 (Accepted): Malignant melanoma of eyelid

Subject: Malignant melanoma of eyelid
Description: Change of property for C431 Malignant melanoma of eyelid from...
Kristin Dahlen
13:06 Case #466: Diagnose-code A97.1 Dengue with warning signs should have COMPL 18C24
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
In Finland there are two codes for Dengue fever, A90 (Denguefeber (klassisk...
Kristiina Kahur
12:24 Case #461: Day surgery DRGs for doctors only
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
The proposed change cannot be applied in Finland since the coding of doc/nu...
Kristiina Kahur
12:20 Case #452: Septic shock & Severe sepsis
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
There is no diagnosis codes R572 and R651 in use in Finland. For septic sho...
Kristiina Kahur
12:05 Case #449: OR and procedure property can be removed from Z412
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-2-25
In Finland both procedure codes, KGH10 (Operation for phimosis) and KGV20 (R...
Kristiina Kahur
10:16 Case #469 (Accepted): Revision of properties of cytostatic and radiotherapy procedure codes
Problem
In Finland there have been developed the grouping logic for cytostatic and radiotherapy cases where the driv...
Kristiina Kahur

2016-02-24

13:27 Case #468 (Accepted): Conference about patient is not a team visit
*Problem*
The Swedish procedure code XS008 Konferens om patient (Conference about patient) has procedure property 99...
Anonymous
13:12 Case #372: Care events without patient contact
Veronika Stemme, NPK, Sweden 2016-02-24
We have looked at Marttis suggestion of other codes that should also have th...
Anonymous

2016-02-17

17:55 Case #467 (Accepted): Resuscitation
*Problem*
Swedish NordDRG users have noticed that the procedure code DF012 ‘Toraxkompression’ _(NCSP+ code FXXA00 ‘C...
Mats Fernström
09:52 Case #466 (Accepted): Diagnose-code A97.1 Dengue with warning signs should have COMPL 18C24
Subject:Diagnose-code A97.1 Dengue with warning signs should have COMPL 18C24
Description:
National ID: CPK ID...
Ralph Dahlgren
09:35 Case #465 (Accepted): Short text for DRG H29N
*NPK, Sweden, 2016-02-17*
_This concerns only Sweden and it is published on the Forum just for information._
The sh...
Mats Fernström
08:54 Case #370: Gender Validation
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-02-17*
_Associated with this case, Sweden has decided to make some DRG text change...
Mats Fernström

2016-02-10

12:38 Case #464 (Accepted): Doctor visits, septicemia
*Problem*
When we constructed the new conservative outpatient groups for NordDRG 2015 it was decided that ”läkarbesö...
Mats Fernström
 

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