Activity

From 2016-04-04 to 2016-05-03

2016-05-03

15:11 Case #434 (Further active): Candida infections as complicating dx
2016-05-03 Martti Virtanen
Thus the case is postponed for analysis at least by Sweden.
Martti Virtanen
10:11 Case #366: Revision of properties of diagnoses complicating the cesarean section
2016-05-03 Martti Virtanen
I have missed to comment this case from the expert group.
As already noted by Mats Fer...
Martti Virtanen

2016-04-22

10:18 Case #452: Septic shock & Severe sepsis
2016-04-21 Martti Virtanen
I am sorry for the mistake I had in my previous text. Despite I was talking about Finland...
Martti Virtanen

2016-04-20

14:14 Case #437: Check-up of cochlear implant - not an OR-procedure
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-04-20*
The existing Swedish procedure codes associated with cochlear implant are l...
Mats Fernström

2016-04-18

12:50 Case #478 (Further active): Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The case was postponed for further analysis.
Martti Virtanen
12:37 Case #448 (Rejected): Grouping rules in case the lab or clinical physiology functions’ tests have...
Martti Virtanen

2016-04-17

07:12 Case #264: Surgery on malrotation of the gut and appendectomy
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The additional corrections were accepted without further discussion.
Martti Virtanen
07:11 Case #265 (Accepted): Inconsistent CC-MCC grading
Martti Virtanen
07:10 Case #271 (Accepted): ECLA/ECHLA (/ECMO) indicates high level intensive care
Martti Virtanen
07:09 Case #285 (Accepted): Paracentesis and insertion of ventilation tubes
Martti Virtanen
07:07 Case #287 (Accepted): The DRGs for vaginal delivery contains also non-delivery cases
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The additional change was accepted without further discussion.
Martti Virtanen
07:05 Case #293 (Accepted): ZZQ20 and 03S01
Martti Virtanen
07:04 Case #296: Code pair problems
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The additional changes were accepted without further discussion.
Martti Virtanen
07:02 Case #344: COMPL 01C33 'Coccidioidomycosis meningitis'
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The compl. cat 01C33 'Coccidioidomycosis meningitis' is not in use since no dx belongs ...
Martti Virtanen
06:56 Case #348 (Accepted): Percutaneous sclerotherapy of veins
Martti Virtanen
06:53 Case #349 (Accepted): Unplanned hospitalisation
Martti Virtanen
06:52 Case #350 (Accepted): Reduction of ankle and foot fractures
Martti Virtanen
06:48 Case #351 (Accepted): Intravascular radioactive therapy of malignancies in liver
Martti Virtanen
06:47 Case #353 (Accepted): Norwegian codes for cytostatic medication
Martti Virtanen
06:47 Case #355 (Accepted): DRG's 482 and 483 are not usable in Estonian NordDRG due to incomplete coding
Martti Virtanen
06:46 Case #364 (Accepted): Error in FIN 2015 version
Martti Virtanen
06:45 Case #365 (Accepted): Other blockade of nerve (WX290) is not anesthesia of mouth (03X10)
Martti Virtanen
06:44 Case #368: Introducing new DRGs for cases with ischemic stroke in case i/v thrombolytic treatment...
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The changes were accepted without futher discussion
Martti Virtanen
06:43 Case #369 (Accepted): Revision of DRGs with cardiac catheterization (124A/B and 125A/B)
Martti Virtanen
06:42 Case #370 (Further active): Gender Validation
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The exerpt group accepted the additional changes for this case.
The Swedish list of D...
Martti Virtanen

2016-04-16

08:47 Case #371 (Accepted): Strabismus surgery
Martti Virtanen
08:46 Case #372 (Accepted): Care events without patient contact
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The change from this case was discussed and accepted as case #468.
This case was clos...
Martti Virtanen

2016-04-15

00:52 Case #373 (Accepted): Insertion of cochlear implant
Martti Virtanen
00:51 Case #374 (Accepted): Reorganizing pacemaker procedures for outpatients (Split of DRG E28O /115O)
Martti Virtanen
00:49 Case #375 (Accepted): Injection Treatment of Urinary Incontinence
Martti Virtanen
00:47 Case #376: Outpatient visits with impossible/unspecified procedure
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
Expert group accepted the Swedish proposal that means that the original proposal of c...
Martti Virtanen

2016-04-14

17:18 Case #396: Influenzas, pneumonias and other severe infections - CC/MCC categories and their exclu...
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-04-14*
We do not have all the automatics that are available in FoxPro-NDMS so to b...
Mats Fernström
12:41 Case #396 (Accepted): Influenzas, pneumonias and other severe infections - CC/MCC categories and ...
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The case was discussed and accepted as modified by SWE
In producing the technical ch...
Martti Virtanen
16:34 Case #392: Pancreas interventions in cases with problems of unspecified digestive organs
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-04-14*
Thank you Martti. Of course you are right; our three suggested new rules wi...
Mats Fernström
14:11 Case #392: Pancreas interventions in cases with problems of unspecified digestive organs
2016-04-14 NordCase - MV
The technical changes proposed by SWE have a severe problem.
The basic case that induced ...
Martti Virtanen
13:54 Case #392: Pancreas interventions in cases with problems of unspecified digestive organs
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
As proposed by SWE the proposal was reduced to the original proposal.
Martti Virtanen
14:52 Case #377 (Further active): Gallbladder codes complicate each other
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
No analysis has been performed but the case was considered to have significance and was...
Martti Virtanen
14:44 Case #378 (Rejected): Correction of DRGlogic for empty values on columng ICD (Doctors team visit)
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
There was no further interest do discuss the case and it was closed.
Martti Virtanen
14:41 Case #379 (Accepted): Administrative intervention code results in assignment to an administrative...
Martti Virtanen
14:34 Case #380 (Accepted): Text error in Swe DRG G06 (DRG 193/194)
Martti Virtanen
14:32 Case #381 (Accepted): Coding of sleep distubances (other and unspecified G4780 and G4790) and sl...
Martti Virtanen
14:30 Case #382 (Accepted): Psychiatric dx for childhood and adult patients (ICD codes F93, F94, F98 an...
Martti Virtanen
14:29 Case #383 (Accepted): Procedure code PHT32, add procedure property 07S07
Martti Virtanen
14:29 Case #384 (Accepted): Change of name in NordDRG - 'Other xxx operation' vs 'Other operation on x...
Martti Virtanen
14:27 Case #385: Implantation of loop recorder
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The additional changes were accepted without further discussions.
Martti Virtanen
14:25 Case #387: Measurement of bone density, respirtatory interventions, longterm monitoring, soft tis...
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The SWE proposal for SWE logic was accepted.
The content of the case is now quite dif...
Martti Virtanen
14:15 Case #388 (Accepted): Colonoscopy with gynecological diagnosis
Martti Virtanen
14:14 Case #389 (Accepted): Codes for minor interventions should have no grouping properties - FXF106 '...
Martti Virtanen
14:13 Case #390 (Accepted): Vein ligation & stripping (E30/119) - assignment should be based on princip...
Martti Virtanen
14:12 Case #391 (Accepted): Problem with shoulder and hip DRG in DRGlogic
Martti Virtanen
13:01 Case #393: Inconsistent CC-MCC grading case393
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The modifications were accepted without further discussion
Martti Virtanen
12:59 Case #394 (Accepted): Transoesophageal ultrasound examination of mediastinum
Martti Virtanen
12:59 Case #395 (Accepted): Grouping of U9990 'Diagnostic information missing '
2016-03-15 Expert group(MV)
The additional correction was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
11:58 Case #397 (Accepted): Compl value for urinary tract infection N39
Martti Virtanen
11:57 Case #398 (Accepted): Still non-delivery cases in inpatient vaginal delivery DRGs
Martti Virtanen
11:56 Case #399 (Accepted): Split of DRG 814P (Spontaneous or drug induced abortion)
Martti Virtanen
11:40 Case #401 (Accepted): Missing rules for DRG 494X in COM version
Martti Virtanen
11:24 Case #403: Normal newborn, birth weight over 2500 g, with other significant problem
2016-03-+15 Expert group (MV)
As already stated by Mats Fernström the case was accepted.
The technical changes doc...
Martti Virtanen
10:54 Case #404 (Accepted): Intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
Martti Virtanen
10:51 Case #405 (Accepted): Removal of genital virus warts
Martti Virtanen
10:49 Case #406 (Accepted): Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
2016-04-14 Nordcase (MV)
Both SWE and FIN have confirmed that the proposal has excepted effects and therefore the pr...
Martti Virtanen
10:30 Case #407 (Accepted): Normal birth without procedure
Martti Virtanen
10:26 Case #408: Respiratory failure in newborns
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
No further analysis had been done for the case. It was considered to be significant and...
Martti Virtanen
10:25 Case #409: Vulvectomy
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The case was closed without further comments.
Martti Virtanen
10:23 Case #411 (Further active): Revision of DRGs regarding Multiple significant trauma (484, 485, 486...
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
There is interest to the multiple trauma problem in Sweden and Norway. The Finnish mode...
Martti Virtanen
10:18 Case #421 (Accepted): Impossilble rules in NordDRG SWE 2015
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
As decsribed by Mats Fernström above the case was modified at the expert group and will...
Martti Virtanen
10:14 Case #422 (Accepted): The ‘tooth and mouth diseases’ need to be defined for DRG DRG 186O/C55O in ...
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The case was closed without further discussion
Martti Virtanen
10:13 Case #423 (Accepted): Definition of puerperal?
Martti Virtanen
10:12 Case #423: Definition of puerperal?
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The case was closed without further discussion.
Martti Virtanen

2016-04-13

19:02 Version #438: NordDRG 2017 SWE
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-04-13*
We have gathered all technical changes decided at the Expert Network meetin...
Mats Fernström
18:44 Case #421: Impossilble rules in NordDRG SWE 2015
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-04-13*
At the expert meeting 14-15 March it was decided that the rules with ORD 40...
Mats Fernström
15:31 Case #452: Septic shock & Severe sepsis
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-04-13*
The decision at the Expert meeting was that the present complication catego...
Mats Fernström
15:29 Version #440: NordDRG 2017 NOR
*2016-03-14:*
Changes in national version described in:
Case 482 Prostate biopsy
Case 481 Merging DRG 806S Mindr...
Kristin Dahlen
15:23 Version #440: NordDRG 2017 NOR
*2016-04-13:*
Norwegian national changes submitted to Nordic Casemix Centre through publication on Forum.
Kristin Dahlen
15:17 Case #430: Name of DRG's for laparoscopic cholecystectomi (DRG 493-494/G12x) are incorrect
*The name of the DRGs in the Norwegian version:*
DRG 493 Endoskopisk eller laparoskopisk kolecystektomi u/ eksplo...
Kristin Dahlen
11:15 Case #430 (Accepted): Name of DRG's for laparoscopic cholecystectomi (DRG 493-494/G12x) are incor...
Martti Virtanen
15:14 Case #470: Malignant melanoma of eyelid
*Minor update - Norwegian change*
Norway want to do a minor change in the national version regarding cancer drug t...
Kristin Dahlen
15:10 Case #482 (Accepted): Prostate biopsy
*Problem*
A needle biopsy of the prostate can be done in various indications, for example malignant tumor of the p...
Kristin Dahlen
15:08 Case #481 (Accepted): Merging DRG 806S Mindre invasive gastrointestinal biopsy and 807P Gastroint...
*Problem*
The contacts grouped to DRG 806S and 807P are relatively homogeneous regarding both contents and DRG we...
Hanne Osnes-Ringen
15:05 Case #480 (Accepted): Desensitization to allergens
*Problem*
The contacts grouped to DRG 923O is heterogeneous and the DRG do not give a good description of the health...
Kristin Dahlen
15:04 Case #479 (Accepted): Delete DRG 908R Ortopedisk diagnostisk ultralyd
*Problem*
The DRGgroup 908R Ortopedisk diagnostisk ultralyd gives a poor description of the contacts in this group....
Hanne Osnes-Ringen
11:13 Case #429 (Accepted): Unusual combination of diagnosis and intervention assigned to DRG 470
Martti Virtanen
11:12 Case #428 (Rejected): Missing diagnostic information in NordDRG
2016-03-15 Expert nertwork (MV)
There is no acute need for this case currently. We might reactivate the discussion i...
Martti Virtanen
08:44 Version #442: NordDRG 2017 FIN
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2016-4-13
National lists of DRG changes and technical changes were not sent to Nordic ...
Kristiina Kahur

2016-04-12

19:11 Case #434: Candida infections as complicating dx
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden 2016-04-12*
According to our memoranda from the Expert meeting, the case was postponed ...
Mats Fernström
17:42 Case #434: Candida infections as complicating dx
2016-03-15 Expert group(MV)
The is no mention on the expert group notes on this case.
However, two simple correcti...
Martti Virtanen
17:15 Case #435 (Accepted): DRG O28-O29 Error correction
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
This case has been corrected for NordDRG 2016
Martti Virtanen
17:13 Case #436 (Accepted): Missing property of NCSP code PC2DT (Embolisation of tumor of liver)
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
This correction has already been done for NordDRG 2016.
Martti Virtanen
17:11 Case #437: Check-up of cochlear implant - not an OR-procedure
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The case was discussed by the expert group. There is an obvious need for change. The NC...
Martti Virtanen
17:02 Case #448: Grouping rules in case the lab or clinical physiology functions’ tests have been perfo...
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The question was shortly discussed. There is no proposal, so no change was decided.
T...
Martti Virtanen
16:59 Case #449: OR and procedure property can be removed from Z412
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
This is a continuation of case #292 that has also been discussed as case #299.
The p...
Martti Virtanen
16:49 Case #450: Group of patients with/without interventions
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The proposal was accepted for NordDRG NOR.
Martti Virtanen
16:44 Case #451: Stereotactic intracranial radiotherapy only for neurological problems
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The proposal was accepted. The two logic rows should be added to all versions where the...
Martti Virtanen
16:40 Case #452: Septic shock & Severe sepsis
2016-03-15 Expert group (MV)
The case was discussed and we are prepared to implement it. However, there are some pro...
Martti Virtanen
13:05 Case #463: Introduction of Primary Care in the Swedish NorDRG system for 2017
As mentioned above the meeting accepted the original proposal. Martti then made some changes both to the ord value an... Ralph Dahlgren
 

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