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From 2020-02-06 to 2020-03-06

2020-03-06

20:35 Case #679: Adding OR 2 to procedure codes related to injection into joint
2020-03-06 RD
Sweden can agree to give the involved Swedish code TNF11 Injektion av diagnostisk eller terapeutisk su...
Ralph Dahlgren
12:39 Case #679: Adding OR 2 to procedure codes related to injection into joint
We support this change, but for the Norwegian codes we only want to add OR=2 to the procedurecode NFX11 'Injeksjon av... Anja Fagervold
16:23 Case #668: Separating short therapy diabetes cases from DRG 910O
In the Norwegian version we have already made a split for DRG 910O. Instead of making a new DRG 295O, we simply made ... Kristin Dahlen
15:58 Case #685: OR 1 is changed to OR 2 for 44 procedurecodes named "Injection of…."
2020-03-06 Ralph Dahlgren
Sweden do not agree that this case is an ‘Error Correction’, it is rather a ‘minor’ case.
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Ralph Dahlgren
14:45 Case #685: OR 1 is changed to OR 2 for 44 procedurecodes named "Injection of…."
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-3-2020
Most of the 44 codes are not used in Finnish version. Impact ...
Kristiina Kahur
14:43 Case #684: NCL19 Suture or reconstruction of muscle in elbow or forearm
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-3-2020
No code respective national code (NCSL19) in Finnish version....
Kristiina Kahur
10:24 Case #684: NCL19 Suture or reconstruction of muscle in elbow or forearm
_Veronika Stemme, DRG-team Sweden_
Sweden support this suggestion.
Veronika Stemme
14:33 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Analyses from Norway show that the length of stay for cases with complicated diagnosis are longer than the group that... Kristin Dahlen
14:03 Case #630: Surgery - short therapy
To Martti's comment on the length of stay (20190306). Before doing this we did discuss whether we should do a major c... Kristin Dahlen
13:39 Case #629: Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
This solution was implemented in the Norwegian DRG-logic from 2018, and the case was ment mostly for information.
...
Kristin Dahlen
13:25 Case #635: Injection into the vocal cord
DQE10 Injection in the vocal cord is a minor procedure and less expensive than the other procedures in DRG55O, we the... Hanne Osnes-Ringen
12:14 Case #660: Error corrections 20191011 for some of the conservatory outpatient visits DRG that are...
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-3-2020
The suggested changes have been introduced into NDMS and the case c...
Kristiina Kahur
12:12 Case #659: Error correction of the Swedish definitionstables
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-3-2020
The suggested changes have been introduced into NDMS and the case c...
Kristiina Kahur
12:04 Case #642: Harmonization of Swedish DRGs
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-3-2020
The suggested changes have been introduced into NDMS and the case c...
Kristiina Kahur
09:46 Case #627: T855 groups to DRG 921O
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-3-2020
Finland cannot provide reliable economical analysis because t...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-05

21:22 Case #675: DRG grouping of procedure code EGC30 Implant of jaw joint prothesis
2020-03-05 Ralph Dahlgren:
In the enclosed word dokument is clinical information why Sweden mostly use patient custo...
Ralph Dahlgren
16:21 Case #677: Changing the features of diagnosis code U07.1
2020-03-05 Ralph Dahlgren
Sweden has thought about this issue, time has made certain things clearer and some others ...
Ralph Dahlgren
15:58 Questions and answers #694 (Active): ICD-11 and WHO initiative in Estonia
WHO has approached Estonian Social Ministery and done a lot of promo for implementing ICD-11 by having some initial w... Malle Avarsoo
15:39 Case #613: Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedure' without...
When looking into this case we understand that the combination 09S07 and OR 2 should not occur. In the Norwegian drgl... Anja Fagervold
12:50 Case #674: Hypertherm perfusion
_Veronika Stemme, DRG-team Sweden_
Answers to Marttis questions so far, looking forward to more discussion during th...
Veronika Stemme

2020-03-04

17:40 Case #693: Procedures to treat lymphedema.
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
The proposal is clinically reasonable and seem to improve resource omogenity of the group...
Martti Virtanen
17:13 Case #692: Genetic counseling
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
The DRG 913O and the proeperty 13X05 are created for Nor (and used also by Ice). The chan...
Martti Virtanen
17:02 Case #687: In vitro fertilization
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
The DRG 359O is not included in the NDMS. It seems to be one of the changes performed onl...
Martti Virtanen
16:42 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
The proposed change is clinically reasonable.
Martti Virtanen
16:16 Case #682: Chronic uveitis treated with specific biological drug treatment should group to 808H i...
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
The DRG 808(N)H is only used by Norway, so the change will not affect other versions.
Th...
Martti Virtanen
16:04 Case #676: Removal of COMPL 19C02 ‘Psychosis’ from diagnosis without psychosis
Martti Virtanen 2020-03-03
This list is interited from HCFA rules. The idea must be that certain conditions are seve...
Martti Virtanen
15:56 Case #675: DRG grouping of procedure code EGC30 Implant of jaw joint prothesis
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
The Finnish DRG assignment is based on the specific tooth and mouth problem grouping that...
Martti Virtanen
15:46 Case #674: Hypertherm perfusion
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
This case provokes a few questions that should be discussed together.
1) The codes wi...
Martti Virtanen
14:52 Case #673: Sepsis from 2020
2020-03-04 Martti Virtanen
The proposal affects all versions and the countries have to agree on the changes. Otherwi...
Martti Virtanen
12:50 Case #672: C671 Deceased during daycare visit
2020-03-04 Martti Virtanen
The basic idea of this proposal is interesting and something that has bothered at least m...
Martti Virtanen
08:12 Case #663: Error correction in Psychiatric open daycare for Sweden in DRGlogic.
2020-03-04 Ralph Dahlgren
Thank you Martti for doing this update. Going through the updates again I realised that we...
Ralph Dahlgren

2020-03-03

13:15 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
2020-03-03 Ralph Dahlgren
This case is in Sweden connected to #689 C757 Merging the Swedish outpatient DRGs M32P & M...
Ralph Dahlgren
11:18 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
Is the technical changes what Mats meant?
Whic counries will join to the change?
Martti Virtanen
11:01 Case #663: Error correction in Psychiatric open daycare for Sweden in DRGlogic.
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
This is already imported to the new NDMS.
I reordered the rules in technical changes to...
Martti Virtanen
10:43 NDMS #662: CC category coding and CC exclusions in NordDRG
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
This is very much a technical change to the new NDMS, so I switch it to NDMS discussion
Martti Virtanen
10:31 Task #651 (Closed): Norwegian changes to ICD-10 and procedurecodes for 2020
Martti Virtanen
10:30 Task #649 (Closed): Uppdates of the Swedish definitiontables for PL-version 2020
Martti Virtanen
10:29 Task #643 (Closed): Delivery of NordDRG 2020PL0 definition tables ICE
Martti Virtanen
10:11 Case #620: Healthy person following sick
2020-03-03 Martti Virtanen
This is OK, it is already done in the new NDMS.
Martti Virtanen

2020-02-28

22:42 Case #693 (Accepted): Procedures to treat lymphedema.
2020-02-28 R Dahlgren
*Problem*
The health care providers have contacted the Swedish DRG-team concerning a special ...
Ralph Dahlgren
13:17 Case #692 (Accepted): Genetic counseling
Problem
Z315 (ICD10) Consultations for genetic guidance groups different for women and men when it comes to outpati...
Hanne Osnes-Ringen

2020-02-26

15:01 Case #691: MDC 98
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur, 26-2-2020
During the certification process of national 2020 groupers this d...
Kristiina Kahur
14:56 Case #691: MDC 98
Thanks Kristiina,
Good that the Nordic and SoS grouper do the same. Prodacapos doesn't, they group to:W29E Other fac...
Liselotte Säll
14:38 Case #691: MDC 98
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur, 26-2-2020
The Nordic DRG Grouper (latest version 10022020) is taking into a...
Kristiina Kahur
12:42 Case #691 (Accepted): MDC 98
Sweden suggests a change in the NordDRG grouper regarding MDC 98 rule.
We have made a comparison of the test cases...
Liselotte Säll
14:48 NDMS #686: Managing codes' text fields containing a semicolon ( ; ) character in NDMS
*Mats Fernström, the National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden 2020-02-26*
We reject this proposal. If all the c...
Mats Fernström

2020-02-25

15:03 NDMS #690 (Further active): Use of ATC codes in NordDRG and NDMS
*The goal*
To allow continuous maintanance of ATC codes in NDMS and to allow their use in DRG assignment.
*Backg...
Martti Virtanen

2020-02-24

07:53 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-2-2020
109 cases with HAD40 (HASD40 ncsp+ code) in 2018 Finnish dat...
Kristiina Kahur
07:23 Case #675: DRG grouping of procedure code EGC30 Implant of jaw joint prothesis
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-2-2020
In Finland, code EGC30 (EGSC30 ncsp+ code) has (in 2018) 28 ...
Kristiina Kahur
07:13 Case #674: Hypertherm perfusion
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-2-2020
Respective codes in Finnish version:
PXB00 -> PXA00 (FIN co...
Kristiina Kahur
07:09 Case #673: Sepsis from 2020
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-2-2020
Finland does not have specific sepsis coding guidelines. Oth...
Kristiina Kahur
07:06 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-2-2020
Finland supports this modification.
Kristiina Kahur

2020-02-19

18:28 Case #595: Swedish logic changes to outpatient DRG's
Finnish DRG names have been changed concerning groups MCD12 and MDC13. The changes will be made to the Finnish versio... Elina Hermiö
10:21 Case #689 (Accepted): Merging the Swedish outpatient DRGs M32P & M32Q for dialysis
*Mats Fernström, the National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden*, 2020-02-19. Swe ID C757.
This case applies only ...
Mats Fernström

2020-02-18

15:33 NDMS #688 (Active): Delivery of stand-alone NDMS package and NDMS Manual
This it to inform the NordDRG users that the stand-alone NDMS (NordDRG Maintenance System) package (incl the installa... Kristiina Kahur
15:28 Case #613: Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedure' without...
2020-02-18 Martti Virtanen
The NDMS has currently 8 codes with PROCPR=09S07 and OR=2. One of the codes is inactivate...
Martti Virtanen
11:59 Case #687 (Active): In vitro fertilization
I Norway we have two DRGs for in vitro fertilization, DRG 359Q (new last year, after a split in DRG 359O) and DRG 813... Hanne Osnes-Ringen

2020-02-17

14:52 NDMS #686 (Closed): Managing codes' text fields containing a semicolon ( ; ) character in NDMS
There are many rows in the diagnosis and procedure tables where a text field contains a semicolon ( ; ) character, e.... Kristiina Kahur

2020-02-14

16:34 Case #685 (Further active): OR 1 is changed to OR 2 for 44 procedurecodes named "Injection of…."
*Problem*
For different "Injection of…" procedurecodes in Chapter P 'Peripheral vessels and the lymphatic system' (i...
Anja Fagervold

2020-02-13

18:35 Case #684 (Accepted): NCL19 Suture or reconstruction of muscle in elbow or forearm
*Problem*
Procedure code NCSL19 'Suture or plastic repair of muscle of elbow or forearm' have the following properti...
Kristin Dahlen
18:26 Case #683 (Accepted): Breast lift/ mastopexy
*Problem*
A breast lift surgery or mastopexy is performed to obtain a higher position and a fuller curve of breasts ...
Kristin Dahlen
16:41 Case #682 (Accepted): Chronic uveitis treated with specific biological drug treatment should grou...
This problem has been reported from Helse Møre og Romsdal HF. When patients are treated with biological drug treatmen... Anja Fagervold
12:05 Case #590: Prefabricated orthosis and the handmade orthosis, DRG 808Y and 908O
Norway will also implement this change for the other procedurecodes for prefabricated orthosis. This means that also ... Anja Fagervold

2020-02-11

12:56 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
*Mats Fernström, the National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden*
Swe ID C827.
We have a similar problem in the Sw...
Mats Fernström

2020-02-07

08:51 Case #679 (Accepted): Adding OR 2 to procedure codes related to injection into joint
*Problem*
This case concerns procedure codes NFXX11 (TNF11, NF2BT, NF2AT in Finnish version) Injection of diagnostic...
Elina Hermiö

2020-02-06

10:08 Case #678 (Accepted): DGPROP 24X90 & 24X99
DGPROP 24X90 (with the text “Multiple injury”) and 24X99 (with the text “Multiple significant trauma” in the table DG... Mats Fernström
 

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