Activity

From 2018-11-20 to 2018-12-19

2018-12-19

12:49 Case #592: Error correction of NordDRG SWE 2018
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the proposed changes for NordDRG Swe.
Martti Virtanen
12:37 Case #591 (Accepted): Symphatectomy for flushing and hyperhidrosis
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the proposed changes
Martti Virtanen
12:35 Case #590 (Accepted): Prefabricated orthosis and the handmade orthosis, DRG 808Y and 908O
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the proposed change.
Martti Virtanen
12:32 Case #589 (Rejected): Rules to determine the side of the lens procedure
2018-03-13 Expert group
There was no proposal that could be accepted. The case is thus rejected but may becom active...
Martti Virtanen
12:29 Case #588 (Accepted): DQB10/DQSB10 ‘Endoscopic excision of lesion of larynx’ must have OR 1
2018-03-13 Expert group
The proposed change was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
12:27 Case #586 (Accepted): Revision of DRG X70O/907V Intravascular drug delivery, short therapy
2018-03-13 Expert gorup
Expert group accepted the case for NordDRG Swe.
For further discussion se above.
Martti Virtanen
12:23 Case #585 (Accepted): DRG hierarchy change for pacemaker intervetions and percutanoeus cardiovasc...
Martti Virtanen
12:22 Case #585: DRG hierarchy change for pacemaker intervetions and percutanoeus cardiovascular proced...
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the proposed change for all versions but NordDRG Swe.
As noted abo...
Martti Virtanen
12:11 Case #584 (Accepted): Division of DRG's 209G and 209F '
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the proposed changes only affecting NordDRG Nor.
Martti Virtanen
12:06 Case #583 (Accepted): Division of DRG 209C 'Secondary prosthetic replacement in hip joint'
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the proposed changes.
Martti Virtanen
12:03 Case #582 (Accepted): Psychiatry DRG's subgroupings, (Swedish) primary care, outpatients, inpatients
Martti Virtanen
12:03 Case #582: Psychiatry DRG's subgroupings, (Swedish) primary care, outpatients, inpatients
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the Swedish change that demanded some further work (see above).
The ...
Martti Virtanen
11:53 Case #581 (Accepted): Simplified logic for Swedish primary care
Martti Virtanen
11:47 Case #587 (Further active): Split of DRG A20N (570) ‘Insertion or replacement of nervous system c...
Martti Virtanen
11:29 Case #580 (Accepted): Vagus nerve stimulation for depression
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted this case for all versions.
There is however a continuing discussion...
Martti Virtanen

2018-12-18

14:12 Case #578 (Accepted): Procpr 99V35 to DRG G99 and E99
2018-03-13 Expert group
Accepted by the expert group
Martti Virtanen
14:10 Case #577 (Accepted): Catheter-based valve implantation
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the changes.
Martti Virtanen

2018-12-17

15:13 Case #575 (Accepted): NDF20/ NDSF12 'Fixation of fragment of surface of joint of wrist or hand; p...
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the case as proposed.
Martti Virtanen
15:11 Case #574 (Accepted): Polyneuropathy in diseases classified elsewhere
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the case as proposed.
Martti Virtanen
15:05 Case #573 (Accepted): Procedures on embryo and ICSI
Martti Virtanen
15:05 Case #573: Procedures on embryo and ICSI
2018-03-13 Expert group
Accepted for all versions. See Swedish modification in case #568.
Martti Virtanen
14:57 Case #572 (Further active): Revision the grouping rules of DRG 041Q
2018-03-13
The proposal was accepted for all versions. Sweden has confirmed this (see above).
The addition of 00X10...
Martti Virtanen
14:38 Case #570 (Accepted): Revision of properties of procedure codes AEA24/AESA24 and AEA27/AESA27
Martti Virtanen
14:34 Case #570: Revision of properties of procedure codes AEA24/AESA24 and AEA27/AESA27
2018-12-17 Martti Virtanen
The case has problems that will be discussed in #612.
For Sweden changes do not function...
Martti Virtanen
13:26 Case #570: Revision of properties of procedure codes AEA24/AESA24 and AEA27/AESA27
2018-03-13
Expert group accepted for all versions with an addition from Sweden, see above.
Martti Virtanen
14:38 Case #571 (Accepted): Removing PROCPR 90D91 form procedure code ZX080/ZXOX20
2018-03-13 Expert group
Accepted as proposed.
Affects only Fin version.
Martti Virtanen
11:49 Case #567: MDC-specific DRG-groups for nurse visits
*Veronika Stemme, NPK, Sweden*
One change to this case: Sweden will not introduce a specific nurse-DRG in MDC 19, si...
Veronika Stemme
10:49 Case #567 (Accepted): MDC-specific DRG-groups for nurse visits
2018-03-13 Expert group.
The case wass accepted as proposed. Affects only Sweden.
Martti Virtanen
11:37 Case #568: Division of DRG 359O 'Uterine and adnexal procedures for non-malignancy, short therapy...
2018-03-13 Expert group
The expert group accepted the changes for Finland and Sweden. The countries accpepted som mo...
Martti Virtanen
10:30 Case #565 (Accepted): Change DGCAT för ICD-codes G94- and some G93-codes
2018-03-13 Expert group
The case was accepted according to the proposal.
P.S. The dx G943 has been mapped to G49...
Martti Virtanen
10:10 Case #563 (Accepted): New outpatient DRG for catheter ablation
Martti Virtanen
10:08 Case #564 (Accepted): Lymph node procedures in malignant melanomas
2018-03-13 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen

2018-12-12

12:08 Case #563: New outpatient DRG for catheter ablation
2018-03-13 Expert group
The proposed change was accepted for all versions.
Thus the logic changes become less comp...
Martti Virtanen

2018-12-11

15:32 Case #561 (Accepted): Postoperative control of malignant melanoma
2018-03-13 Expert group
Accepted according to the technicahttp://documents.norddrg.net/issues/561/editl changes. The...
Martti Virtanen
15:21 Case #560 (Accepted): The procedure NAM29 moved from DRG C56 (187)
Martti Virtanen
15:21 Case #560: The procedure NAM29 moved from DRG C56 (187)
2018-03-13 Expert group
The change is accepted as proposed.
Martti Virtanen
15:19 Case #558 (Accepted): Splitting of DRG's for 'Shoulder, elbow or forearm proc, exc major joint pr...
2018-03-13 Expert group
The proposed change was accepted according to technical changes. Affetcts only Norway
Martti Virtanen
15:05 Case #554 (Accepted): Dental care vs ENM mouth care
2017-03-13 Expert group
Expert group confirmed the changes after last expert group
Martti Virtanen
15:03 Case #540: Procedures for ingrown nails
2018-03-13 Expert group
The proposal was accepted as proposed.
The 09S07 => 09S08 changes will be discussed as new...
Martti Virtanen
14:22 Case #613 (Accepted): Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedu...
In the Case #540 it was detected that there is a large number of interventions with the property 09S07 'Other skin, s... Martti Virtanen

2018-12-03

14:16 Case #533: Problems with "missing values" in the NordDRG system
2018-03-13 Expert group
The expert group accepted the change.
These types of errors should not occur in the data, ...
Martti Virtanen
13:10 Case #521 (Accepted): Islet cell transplantation
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group confirmed the changes.
The case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
11:52 Case #516 (Accepted): Rearranging the cases in DRG 038O Primary iris procedures, short therapy an...
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group accepted the addition proposed by Mats Fernström 2017-12-20.
Lates version of...
Martti Virtanen
11:37 Case #503 (Accepted): DRG 315 Other kidney and urinary tract o. r. procedures– splitting into dif...
Martti Virtanen
11:36 Case #503: DRG 315 Other kidney and urinary tract o. r. procedures– splitting into different groups
2018-03-13 Expert group
This case is partly continued in case #570. The basic model is accepted and even the proposa...
Martti Virtanen
11:29 Case #502: DRG 316 Kidney failure – splitting into two groups– with and without cc and dialysis
2018-03-13 Expert group
The expert group confirmed that no futher changes are needed.
Case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
11:27 Case #496 (Accepted): Reintroduction of DRG Z73 ‘Patient’s gender is missing’
2018-03-13 Expert group
The expert group confirmed the changes.
Case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
11:22 Case #478 (Accepted): Extracorporeal VAD does not fit with cases in DRG 103
2018-03-13 Expert group
The Norwegian problem is solved by correction to the NCSP+ mapping.
The NDMS-Com version t...
Martti Virtanen
10:53 Case #466 (Accepted): Diagnose-code A97.1 Dengue with warning signs should have COMPL 18C24
2018-03-13 Expert group
Expert group confirmed that the case is accepted.
Countries are recommend to adapt the WHO...
Martti Virtanen
10:37 Case #462 (Accepted): Peripheral nerve blockades on fingers and toes should not have 00X10
2018-03-13 Expert group
The case was accepted. In practice affects only Sweden.
The property 14S04 is removed from ...
Martti Virtanen
10:24 Case #459 (Accepted): Splenectomy, short therapy
2018-30-13 Expert group
The proposal was accepted for all versions accordign to the technical changes.
The case is...
Martti Virtanen
10:18 Case #451 (Accepted): Stereotactic intracranial radiotherapy only for neurological problems
2018-03-13 Expert group
The last changes were accepted by the Expert group and the case is closed.
Martti Virtanen

2018-11-28

14:40 Case #612 (Accepted): Properties of procedure codes AEA24/AESA24 and AEA27/AESA27 revisited
*Problem*
This is an extension of Case #570 and has relation with case #569ö.
The changes for AEA24/AESA24 ‘Removal...
Martti Virtanen
14:22 Case #611 (Accepted): Physiotherapy with massage
*Problem*
Sweden wants different properties than other physiotherapy codes to 3 specific codes.
The basic proble...
Martti Virtanen
14:09 Case #610 (Accepted): Subcodes of D758 ‘Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organ...
*Problem*
D758 'Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organs' has got a number of subcodes in the Swed...
Martti Virtanen
13:48 Case #609 (Accepted): Cutaneous intervention with relation to deep infection – one impossible rule
*Problem*
By rule 190D060030 (Fin) combination of intervention with 08S12 ‘Soft tissue procedure’ without OR=1 but w...
Martti Virtanen
13:38 Case #608 (Accepted): Codes with identical content must have same properties
*Problem*
There are several situations in the national versions of ICD and NCSP where codes have identical content. ...
Martti Virtanen
13:29 Case #607 (Accepted): Removing complication exclusion rules from common codes affects all version...
*Problem*
The complication exclutions of codes that are used by all (national) versions affect all versions using th...
Martti Virtanen
13:24 Case #606 (Accepted): Dagger-asterisk pair and specific national subcode (example K2380*B3780)
*Problem*
Dagger-asterisk-pair that has been substituted by a national (sub)code cannot be listed as a pair in natio...
Martti Virtanen
13:05 Case #605 (Accepted): Facial nerve paralysis with upper motor neuron disease (G83.6)
*Problem*
Sweden has introduced a new code G83.6 ‘Facial nerve paralysis with upper motor neuron disorder’. The code...
Martti Virtanen

2018-11-20

12:40 Case #587: Split of DRG A20N (570) ‘Insertion or replacement of nervous system central stimulatio...
2018-11-17 Martti Virtanen
One more update to this case. To ease others following the discussion I will remove my pr...
Martti Virtanen
 

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