Activity

From 2017-01-30 to 2017-02-28

2017-02-28

17:47 Questions and answers #460: Suggestions for a better upgrading process
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2017-02-28*
This issue was discussed at the spring meeting 2016 and as far as I rememb...
Mats Fernström
16:57 Case #541: Combined groin hernia operations
Kristiina Kahur 2017-2-28
Thanks Mats for clarification. It explains the content of the Appendix. We will work fur...
Kristiina Kahur
16:52 Case #541: Combined groin hernia operations
*Mats Fernström, 2017-02-28*
Thank you Kristiina for reading or suggestion. The grouper compares the patient data wi...
Mats Fernström
15:04 Case #541: Combined groin hernia operations
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-28
Can you explain what does it mean in Appendix C690 where in rows 12 and 13 i...
Kristiina Kahur
16:32 Case #380: Text error in Swe DRG G06 (DRG 193/194)
The Norwegian DRG names will be:
193 Operasjoner på galleveier uten kolecystektomi alene m/bk
194 Operasjoner på ga...
Kristin Dahlen
15:44 Case #543: Dupuytren’s contracture treated with the procedure NDM06 Percutaneous needle fasciotom...
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-28
The case is related to earlier case #272 (http://documents.norddrg.net/issue...
Kristiina Kahur
14:54 Case #543: Dupuytren’s contracture treated with the procedure NDM06 Percutaneous needle fasciotom...
Susan Berggren The Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare 2017-02-28
Sweden has not DRG 808I, so it's not an i...
Susann Berggren
14:30 Task #29 (Closed): Delivery of National ICD and NCSP versions to Nordic Centre
Anonymous

2017-02-24

12:29 Case #546 (Rejected): Therapeutic venesection

National ID: HD-177
Initiated: 2017-02-20
Initiator: The Norwegian Directorate of Health
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Kristin Dahlen

2017-02-23

14:29 Case #391 (Re-activated): Problem with shoulder and hip DRG in DRGlogic
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2017-02-23*
The case is reactivated because of Marttis comment on DRG DRG 212/H08 and ...
Mats Fernström

2017-02-22

17:53 Development initiative #545 (Active): Requests for development of the NordDRG grouper
_This message is directed to the Board but it is published on the Forum with the hope of consent, so that the Board g... Mats Fernström
15:51 Case #544 (Accepted): Normal newborn, birth weight over 2500 g, with other significant problem
*Problem*
A large number of diagnoses can lead to DRG 390 Normal newborn, birth weight over 2500 g, with other signi...
Kristin Dahlen
15:38 Case #533: Problems with "missing values" in the NordDRG system
*Comment by Mats Fernström 2017-02-22*
It may seem that 30 000 are not so many in relation to a total of 1.5 million...
Mats Fernström
15:14 Case #543 (Accepted): Dupuytren’s contracture treated with the procedure NDM06 Percutaneous needl...
*Problem*
Treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture can be done surgical, by medical injection (Xiapex) or by needle fasc...
Anja Fagervold
13:38 Case #542 (Accepted): Missing plus signs for ICD in Drglogic
*Problem*
This is a real minor error but, anyhow, it should be corrected. In the Swedish version of the table Drglog...
Mats Fernström
12:51 Case #541 (Accepted): Combined groin hernia operations
*Problem*
Outpatient operations of unilateral groin hernia are in the Swedish version grouped to DRG F24O ’Operation...
Mats Fernström
11:39 Case #540 (Accepted): Procedures for ingrown nails
*Problem & Analysis*
Operations for ingrown nails:
• QCH10/QCSH10 ’Excision av fingernagelbädd’/Excision of nail be...
Mats Fernström
11:21 Case #539 (Accepted): Diastasis recti
*Problem*
Diastasis between the rectus abdominal muscles is coded with M62.0 ‘Muskeldiastas (M6200 ‘Diastasis of mus...
Mats Fernström
09:37 Case #377: Gallbladder codes complicate each other
*Comments*
*Mats Fernström, NPK, Sweden, 2017-02-14*
_NPK ID C414_
_This case has been postponed twice so the prob...
Mats Fernström

2017-02-20

17:33 Case #538 (Accepted): Percutaneous occlusion of a. lienalis
*Problem*
If a percutaneous occlusion of a. Lienalis is done because of a spleen injury, code S360 the DRG will be...
Kristin Dahlen
13:46 Questions and answers #519: Endovascular coiling of cerebral arteries
About case 519.
Endovascular coiling of cerebral arteries in Latvia provide endovascular radiologists.
The NCSP...
Lilija Tararina
11:36 Case #537 (Accepted): DRG for health care at a distance
*Problem*
The difference between different forms of contacts at a distance gets less and less clear. You can communi...
Veronika Stemme
08:38 Case #535: Central Venous catheters
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-20
The cases with CVK are more expencive compared to the cases w/o CVK in 800-s...
Kristiina Kahur
08:02 Case #533: Problems with "missing values" in the NordDRG system
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-20
This is a necessary topic to discuss in the meeting. In Finland we haven't h...
Kristiina Kahur

2017-02-17

16:54 Case #536 (Accepted): «Reconstruction-total replacements» procedures
«Reconstruction-total replacements» procedures
In Norway we have several procedures for total replacement in hip, sh...
Hanne Osnes-Ringen
16:45 Case #535 (Rejected): Central Venous catheters
Central Venous catheter (CVK) will in outpatients with malign diseases report to DRG 877O “Other polyclinical contact... Hanne Osnes-Ringen
14:40 Case #478: Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-17
There has been no changes in Finland regarding the VAD codes, i.e. the code ...
Kristiina Kahur
14:04 Case #534 (Accepted): Changes of DRG-names, Sweden
Changes of Swedish DRG names, to be implemented in NordDRG, planning version 2018.
*Problem*
Swedish DRG name cha...
Veronika Stemme

2017-02-16

11:09 Case #533 (Rejected): Problems with "missing values" in the NordDRG system
There is a problem in NordDRG system and in the Grouper since many years.
This problem has in Sweden become particul...
Ralph Dahlgren

2017-02-15

16:24 Case #532: ENA Incision in palate
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-15
Could you clarify which procedure codes should have the same properties? All...
Kristiina Kahur
12:45 Case #529: Laryngectomy always include tracheostomy
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-15
In Finland code DQB30 Laryngectomy has been code 27 times (2015). Code DQB50...
Kristiina Kahur

2017-02-14

17:32 Case #528: Delayed suture or wound revision with delayed suture
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-14
In Finland the cases with QXB05 (Revision of wound of skin of unspecified re...
Kristiina Kahur
16:08 Case #527: Plastic surgery after excessive weight loss (incl post bariatric surgery)
Finnish National DRG-centre 2017-2-14
In Finland only two out of six codes mentioned in the proposal are used and ...
Kristiina Kahur

2017-02-10

13:50 Case #521: Islet cell transplantation
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2017-2-10
No use of codes JLE20/JLE30 in Finland in 2015 and 2014.
In Finland, the c...
Kristiina Kahur
13:05 Case #520: Hypothermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC CRS) in colorectal cancer, pseudomyxom...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2017-2-10
Very few cases in Finland - less than 8, only in one hospital, might be the ...
Kristiina Kahur
12:03 Questions and answers #519: Endovascular coiling of cerebral arteries
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2017-2-10
Seems that the procedure codes AAXC20/AAXC22 are more relevant here (there i...
Kristiina Kahur
08:32 Case #500: Complementary dx codes that may not be used as main diagnos
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2017-2-10
Finland does not have such a rules which would limit the use of certain code...
Kristiina Kahur

2017-02-08

14:50 Case #532 (Accepted): ENA Incision in palate
The procedure EHA00 incision in palate and the procedures ENA00 Incision in pharynx and EMA00 Incision in the tonsill... Hanne Osnes-Ringen
14:14 Case #531 (Accepted): XS008 (Conference about patient) to DRG for Team-visit
*Problem*
In NordDRG 2017 (NCC#468, CPK ID 621) the Swedish procedure code XS008 Konferens om patient (Conference ab...
Veronika Stemme

2017-02-03

14:24 Case #530 (Accepted): U19A changed to U05N by addition of NDL49
Problem
A patient with knife injuries, a defensive injury on left hand, but also has a stab in the back of left tho...
Ralph Dahlgren
14:18 Case #529 (Accepted): Laryngectomy always include tracheostomy
Problem
While doing a laryngectomy you always begins with creating a tracheostomy. This is essential for the patient...
Ralph Dahlgren

2017-02-01

14:48 Case #498: Coronary angio with measurement of intra-arterial pressure
*Veronika Stemme, Sweden. 2017-02-01*
Yes, the swedish procedure code AF050 ’Mätning av intrarteriellt blodtryck’ is...
Veronika Stemme

2017-01-30

18:04 Case #498: Coronary angio with measurement of intra-arterial pressure
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2017-1-30
In order to analyse the case, what would be the respective NCSP+ code for AF...
Kristiina Kahur
 

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