Activity

From 2020-03-09 to 2020-04-07

2020-04-07

17:19 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
Iceland would like this change in its groupper. Birna Björg Másdóttir
17:00 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Iceland would like to split DRG 294 into two groups like Norway.
294C Sykursýki, 36 ára og eldri, með aukakvillum
...
Birna Björg Másdóttir
13:12 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
EST version will have following names for these DRG-s:
294M Suhkurtõbi, vanus >35, oluliste kht-ga
294C Suhkurt...
Malle Avarsoo
12:26 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 7-4-2020
The 2021 tables have been updated in NDMS based on LAT request. Thi...
Kristiina Kahur
15:06 NDMS #690 (Further active): Use of ATC codes in NordDRG and NDMS
2020-03-09 Expert group
Expert group was positive to this development.
The practical changes will be discussed pro...
Martti Virtanen
15:00 NDMS #662 (Further active): CC category coding and CC exclusions in NordDRG
2020-03-09 Expert group
Expert group accpeted the principal. The modifier coding needs further discussion, but initi...
Martti Virtanen
14:50 Case #691 (Accepted): MDC 98
Martti Virtanen
14:50 Case #691: MDC 98
2020-03-09 Expert group
This is a technicla problem that probably has been already solved.
It is not a definition ...
Martti Virtanen
14:50 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
Estonia accepts this clinically significant change. Malle Avarsoo
14:00 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
Iceland accepts the Swedish proposal and wants it applied for the Icelandic groupper. Birna Björg Másdóttir
14:39 Case #685: OR 1 is changed to OR 2 for 44 procedurecodes named "Injection of…."
2020-04-07 Martti Virtanen
I created the list of all affected NCSP codes which shows clearly that currently the prin...
Martti Virtanen
13:46 Case #685: OR 1 is changed to OR 2 for 44 procedurecodes named "Injection of…."
2020-03-09 Expert group
The Expert group could not decide whether the there is a problem in the mapping or in the gr...
Martti Virtanen
13:36 Case #668: Separating short therapy diabetes cases from DRG 910O
Iceland would also like to separate the short therapy diabetes cases from DRG 910O and create a new DRG 295O for thos... Birna Björg Másdóttir
13:14 Case #667: Split of DRG 296 Nutritional & misc metabolic disorders, age > 17 w cc into CC and MCC...
EST version names for these DRG-s will be:

296C Toitumis-ja muud ainevahetushäired, vanus >17, kht-ga
296M Toi...
Malle Avarsoo
11:42 Case #665: Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and 289O Parathyroid ...
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 7-4-2020
The 2021 tables have been updated in NDMS based on ICE request. Thi...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-04-06

19:10 Case #665: Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and 289O Parathyroid ...
Iceland would like to have this change in the Icelandic version.
The Icelandic name for the new group 287O is:
A...
Birna Björg Másdóttir
18:52 Case #658: EST_DRG name correction
The corresponding Icelandic names are:
493- Aðgerð á gallblöðru eða gallgöngum í kviðarholsspeglun eða holspeglun,...
Birna Björg Másdóttir
14:47 Case #682: Chronic uveitis treated with specific biological drug treatment should group to 808H i...
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group accepted the change for Nor version.
The second new rule will not be added...
Martti Virtanen
14:41 Case #678 (Accepted): DGPROP 24X90 & 24X99
2020-03-09 Expert group
The proposal was accepted for all versions.
Martti Virtanen
14:39 Case #677 (Rejected): Changing the features of diagnosis code U07.1
2020-04-06 Martti Virtanen
This case has been restarted as case #696. This case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
14:34 Case #673: Sepsis from 2020
2020-04-06 Martti Virtanen
I uppdated the combined version technical changes.
I hope I caught the well grounded ch...
Martti Virtanen
14:30 Case #692 (Accepted): Genetic counseling
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur, 6-4-2020
Expert group 2020-03-09
This change was accepted for Iceland and ...
Kristiina Kahur
14:14 Case #689 (Accepted): Merging the Swedish outpatient DRGs M32P & M32Q for dialysis
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-4-2020
This change was accepted for Sweden. The respective changes have be...
Kristiina Kahur
13:57 Case #685 (Further active): OR 1 is changed to OR 2 for 44 procedurecodes named "Injection of…."
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 6-4-2020
NCC checks the mapping first. The case will be postponed and remain...
Kristiina Kahur
12:44 Case #674 (Further active): Hypertherm perfusion
Martti Virtanen

2020-04-02

19:51 Case #673: Sepsis from 2020
*Mats Fernström, the National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden 2020-04-02* (Swe ID C826)
You are right, Kristiina...
Mats Fernström
13:17 Case #668: Separating short therapy diabetes cases from DRG 910O
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 2-4-2020
This change concerns only Finland. The TC are updated.
Countries n...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-04-01

16:16 Case #674: Hypertherm perfusion
2020-04-01 Martti Virtanen
The proposal was accepted at the Expert group meeting 2020-03-09 for Finland and Sweden. ...
Martti Virtanen
15:19 Case #673: Sepsis from 2020
2020-04-01 Martti Virtanen
The technical changes were incomplete since the added complication categories were not li...
Martti Virtanen
13:57 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
Finnish ICD10 is now updated and the coding standards approved and we would like to receive the updated 2020 Finnish ... Elina Hermiö
12:54 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
*2020-04-01 Martti Virtanen*
The guidelines for coding Covid-19 disease vary in the countries. In addition it may ha...
Martti Virtanen
13:50 Case #633 (Rejected): Liposuction
Martti Virtanen
13:02 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
We had a look at our data and agree to add PROCPR 09S02 to HASD and HASE codes listed in Kristin’s update.
This ch...
Elina Hermiö

2020-03-31

16:44 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
Please find an updated link to the coding guidelines: [[https://ehelse.no/kodeverk/regler-og-veiledning-for-kliniske-... Kristin Dahlen
16:42 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
The Norwegian coding guidelines for Covid-19 are briefly presented here. The guidelines deviates from the rules that ... Kristin Dahlen
16:13 Case #672: C671 Deceased during daycare visit
2020-03-31 Martti Virtanen
The discussion at the expert group was incomplete because the technical changes table I h...
Martti Virtanen
16:06 Case #671: Split of DRG Z63O Healthcare administrative procedure without patient contact
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 31-3-2020
New rule with id 200D133100 was placed between rules 200D133000 an...
Kristiina Kahur
15:26 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
2020-03-31 Martti Virtanen
Since the Swedish proposal is now accpeted by Norway, it seems that it would be logica...
Martti Virtanen
14:57 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
2020-03-11 Expert group
This note is written delayed, therefore the position is wrong.
Expert group accepted the...
Martti Virtanen

2020-03-30

21:10 Case #676 (Accepted): Removal of COMPL 19C02 ‘Psychosis’ from diagnosis without psychosis
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 30-3-2020
The Expert group accepted the changes all countries 2020-03-09. Th...
Kristiina Kahur
16:19 Case #683: Breast lift/ mastopexy
We have made further analyses and decided that we will include all of the procedure codes mentioned by Ralph. This wi... Kristin Dahlen
10:17 Case #679 (Accepted): Adding OR 2 to procedure codes related to injection into joint
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 30-3-2020
The expert group accepted the changes for all versions 2020-03-09....
Kristiina Kahur
09:20 NDMS #686 (Closed): Managing codes' text fields containing a semicolon ( ; ) character in NDMS
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-27

16:26 Case #673: Sepsis from 2020
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 27-3-2020
Thank you for clarification.
There are two codes in TC - R5710 an...
Kristiina Kahur
12:55 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
The names for U071 und U072 in LAT:
U07.1 Covid-19, ja viruss identificets
U07.2 Covid-19, ja viruss nav identifice...
Kristīne Putniņa
11:48 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 27-3-2020
Could you provide the LAT name for U072.
The WHO ones are current...
Kristiina Kahur
11:41 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
Latvia would like to get this update as well.
U07.2 code for COVID-19 is being implemented to our IT system also. Th...
Kristīne Putniņa
11:12 Case #696: DRG assignment for COVID-19
Estonia would like to get this update.
Codes for COVID-19 have been implemented to our IT systems already, as WHO ha...
Malle Avarsoo
10:02 Case #696 (Accepted): DRG assignment for COVID-19
This case is related to case #677.
Given the latest changes in ICD10 regarding Covid-19 codes, there is need to ma...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-26

18:33 Case #673: Sepsis from 2020
*Mats Fernström 2020-03-26*
During the meeting Martti suggested that the text to COMPL 18C80 should remain unchange...
Mats Fernström
18:10 Case #693 (Accepted): Procedures to treat lymphedema.
Nordic Casemix Center/Kristiina Kahur 26-3-2020
Expert group 2020-03-09: The change was accepted for Sweden. The T...
Kristiina Kahur
16:52 Case #683 (Further active): Breast lift/ mastopexy
Nordic Casemix Center/Kristiina Kahur 26-3-2020
Based on the discussions during the expertgroup meeting it was dec...
Kristiina Kahur
16:09 Case #684 (Accepted): NCL19 Suture or reconstruction of muscle in elbow or forearm
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 26-3-2020
2020-03-09 Expert group. This change was accepted for every country.
Kristiina Kahur
12:23 Case #672: C671 Deceased during daycare visit
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 26-3-2020
There are couple of comments regarding the procedure codes this ch...
Kristiina Kahur
11:11 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 26-3-2020
The changes have been implemented into NDMS in EST, FIN and SWE ve...
Kristiina Kahur
09:26 Case #635: Injection into the vocal cord
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 26-3-2020
This change has been implemented into NOR version in NDMS.
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-25

19:15 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 2020-03-25* (Swe ID C827)
We don’t like the sugges...
Mats Fernström
14:57 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 25-3-2020
Technical changes updated.
Kristiina Kahur
14:48 Case #635: Injection into the vocal cord
We would like to do the change as suggested in the case (we still support the change).
DQE10 Injection in the vocal ...
Hanne Osnes-Ringen
09:05 Case #677: Changing the features of diagnosis code U07.1
In Finland the hospital districts have been requested that ICD-10 code of U07.1 (covid-19) needs to be added to the 2... Elina Hermiö

2020-03-24

20:34 Case #665: Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and 289O Parathyroid ...
The Norwegian name will be "Andre prosedyrer på endokrine organer, dagkirurgisk behandling".
Kristin Dahlen
14:50 Case #665: Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and 289O Parathyroid ...
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-3-2020
The technical changes have updated and changes into Norwegian vers...
Kristiina Kahur
20:27 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Norway only want the w/o cc and w cc split, and the Norwegian names are as follows:
DRG 294C Diabetes >35 år m/bk
...
Kristin Dahlen
15:05 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-3-2020
The technical changes have updated and changes into Norwegian vers...
Kristiina Kahur
13:33 Case #674: Hypertherm perfusion
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-3-2020
Given that this change will be implemented in Finnish version too,...
Kristiina Kahur
12:22 Case #671: Split of DRG Z63O Healthcare administrative procedure without patient contact
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-3-2020
Given that codes AF024, AF029 and AF041 have no OR property, OR 0 ...
Kristiina Kahur
11:56 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 24-3-2020
This is a call for Swedish colleagues - for sake of clarity, could...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-22

18:08 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Norway want this change to be implemented in the Norwegian version based on our earlier analysis and the discussions ... Kristin Dahlen
18:00 Case #665: Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and 289O Parathyroid ...
Norway support this change, and want it implemented in the Norwegian version. We have very few cases in both of this ... Kristin Dahlen

2020-03-20

15:59 Case #667: Split of DRG 296 Nutritional & misc metabolic disorders, age > 17 w cc into CC and MCC...
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 20-3-2020
The technical changes are updated and attached to the ticket as Es...
Kristiina Kahur
15:28 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 20-3-2020
The technical changes are updated and attached to the ticket as Es...
Kristiina Kahur
14:29 Case #665: Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and 289O Parathyroid ...
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 20-3-2020
Given that Estonia is interested in this change too, the technical...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-19

13:19 Case #658: EST_DRG name correction
The Finnish names for following groups are:
493 Endoskooppinen tai laparoskooppinen sappirakon poisto tai sappirak...
Elina Hermiö
11:28 Case #658: EST_DRG name correction
The long names are ok.
Please correct the short names if possible. I do not think we use the short names in Norway...
Kristin Dahlen
09:33 Case #590: Prefabricated orthosis and the handmade orthosis, DRG 808Y and 908O
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 19-3-2020
This case was discussed during the March meeting but we decided to...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-18

14:43 Case #671: Split of DRG Z63O Healthcare administrative procedure without patient contact
_Veronika Stemme, DRG-team Sweden_
We want the Procpro text to be limited to cardiovascular procedures, so for procp...
Veronika Stemme
11:37 Case #671 (Accepted): Split of DRG Z63O Healthcare administrative procedure without patient contact
Martti Virtanen
11:37 Case #671: Split of DRG Z63O Healthcare administrative procedure without patient contact
2020-03-09 Expert group
The proposal was accepted for Sweden.
The new proepty will be called 'Interpretation of ex...
Martti Virtanen
11:45 Case #672 (Further active): C671 Deceased during daycare visit
2020-03-09 Expert group
Expert group accepted the change for Swe.
The rules will detect different cases although t...
Martti Virtanen
11:33 Case #670 (Rejected): Adding to diagnosis code E6600 Obesity due to excess calories the complicat...
2020-03-03 Expert group
Not the Finnish data nor any other available data supports the change althought it did sound...
Martti Virtanen
10:57 Case #669 (Further active): Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MD...
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group accepted the proposal with the Swedish modification.
The new rules will b...
Martti Virtanen
08:38 Case #658: EST_DRG name correction
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 18-3-2020
Norwegian names look like follows in NDMS. Could you please check ...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-17

14:49 NDMS #695 (Closed): NordDRG 2020PR tables (backup, excel)
This ticket includes the NordDRG 2020PR combined version backup and Excel tables. Kristiina Kahur
13:48 Case #666: Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
Estonia would like to get this change for EST version. Our data supports the divison of the group: similar dependanc... Malle Avarsoo
10:21 Case #666 (Further active): Split of DRG 294 Diabetes age > 35 into non-CC, CC and MCC
2020-03-09 Expert group
The proposal was accepted for Fin version. Swe is already using this model. Other countries ...
Martti Virtanen
13:01 NDMS #686: Managing codes' text fields containing a semicolon ( ; ) character in NDMS
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur 17-3-2020 (Epert group 2020-03-09)
In NDMS the correction was made and in a...
Kristiina Kahur
12:39 Case #658: EST_DRG name correction
The Norwegian names were changed 4 years ago (see case 430). The correct names are hopefully already implemented for ... Kristin Dahlen
09:36 Case #658 (Further active): EST_DRG name correction
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group noted the need for change of the names. If there are no further comments th...
Martti Virtanen
11:32 Case #667: Split of DRG 296 Nutritional & misc metabolic disorders, age > 17 w cc into CC and MCC...
Estonia supports this change for EST version.
Figurative data showing the inhomogeneous groups and VI (10,41) for t...
Malle Avarsoo
10:24 Case #667 (Further active): Split of DRG 296 Nutritional & misc metabolic disorders, age > 17 w c...
2020-03-09 Expert group
The proposal was accepted for Fin version. The Swe version is already similar. Other countri...
Martti Virtanen
10:17 Case #665 (Further active): Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and ...
2020-03-09 Expert group
Expert group accepted the proposal for Fin version. Other countries are free to join the cha...
Martti Virtanen
09:44 Case #665: Merge of DRGs 286O Adrenal & pituitary procedures, short therapy and 289O Parathyroid ...
As discussed in March meeting, Estonia has checked the case and come to conclusion, that we support this change in ES... Malle Avarsoo
10:14 Case #664 (Accepted): Inactivation of DRG 299B Biomodifier therapy of inborn error of metabolism....
2020-03-09 Expert group
DRG 229B is inactivated.
The change was accepted for Fin version.
Martti Virtanen
10:13 Case #663 (Accepted): Error correction in Psychiatric open daycare for Sweden in DRGlogic.
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group accepted the changes including the last change from Sweden. The change is f...
Martti Virtanen
10:11 Case #669: Change of grouping the hemodialysis cases with main diagnosis from MDC10 from DRG 810O...
Estonia supports the change to EST version. Malle Avarsoo
10:10 Case #660 (Accepted): Error corrections 20191011 for some of the conservatory outpatient visits D...
2020-03-09 Expert group
No further discussion. The case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
10:08 Case #659 (Accepted): Error correction of the Swedish definitionstables
2020-03-09 Expert group
No further dicussion on this case. The case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
09:33 Case #642 (Accepted): Harmonization of Swedish DRGs
2020-03-09 Expert group
No further discussion. The case was closed.
Martti Virtanen
09:31 Case #641 (Rejected): Missing plus signs in ICD field in Drglogic
Martti Virtanen
09:30 Case #641: Missing plus signs in ICD field in Drglogic
2020-03-09 Expert group
No further discussion. The case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
09:29 Case #636 (Accepted): Removal and change of catheter for dialysis
2020-03-09 Expert group
No further dicussion. The case is closed.
Martti Virtanen
09:17 Case #635 (Rejected): Injection into the vocal cord
2020-03-17 Martti Virtanen
Since Norway that initiated the case, is no more supporting it, the case will be closed.
Martti Virtanen

2020-03-12

12:54 Case #674: Hypertherm perfusion
_Veronika Stemme, DRG-team Sweden_
We have reconsidered the technical changes for this case after Marttis suggestion...
Veronika Stemme

2020-03-11

12:49 Case #677: Changing the features of diagnosis code U07.1
2020-03-09
This case was discused at the Expert group.
However, there is now new information that will be discussed...
Martti Virtanen
12:15 Case #630 (Accepted): Surgery - short therapy
2020-03-09 Expert group
Expert group was informed about the case.
We need to line the Norwegian and Nordic Nor ver...
Martti Virtanen
12:12 Case #629 (Accepted): Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
2020-03-09 Expert group
The case was accepted for Norway.
Currently the solution that makes the rules work for N...
Martti Virtanen
11:49 Case #668 (Accepted): Separating short therapy diabetes cases from DRG 910O
2020-03-09 Expert group
The proposed change was accepted for Finland (and for Norway). The changes will to extent po...
Martti Virtanen
11:21 Case #627: T855 groups to DRG 921O
2020-03-09 Expert group
Sweden has not been able to perform econonocial analysis of the case. For Norway the case is...
Martti Virtanen
11:18 Case #626 (Rejected): Integrating ICPC2 codes into NordDRG system
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group was informed of the possibility to add ICPC-2 codes, that have a preferred ...
Martti Virtanen
11:11 Case #620 (Accepted): Healthy person following sick
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group was informed about the case.
The case is now closed.
Martti Virtanen
11:09 Case #616 (Accepted): Discharge information (transfer) not available anymore, change of the group...
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group was informed about the situation.
The case is now closed.
Martti Virtanen
11:08 Case #613 (Accepted): Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedu...
Martti Virtanen
11:07 Case #613: Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedure' without...
2020-03-09 Expert group
The expert group agreed with the proposed change.
For Norway the included codes include al...
Martti Virtanen
08:23 Case #635: Injection into the vocal cord
Finnish National DRG-Centre/Kristiina Kahur 11-3-2020
We checked the data and came to conclusion that Finnish cost...
Kristiina Kahur

2020-03-09

18:52 NDMS #688: Delivery of stand-alone NDMS package and NDMS Manual
Nordic Casemix Centre/Kristiina Kahur, 9-3-2020
As discussed in expertgroup meeting, every organisation which has ...
Kristiina Kahur
17:44 NDMS #686: Managing codes' text fields containing a semicolon ( ; ) character in NDMS
*Mats Fernström, the National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden 2020-03-09*
There was a misunderstanding in my co...
Mats Fernström
15:12 Case #629: Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
With reference to the questions in the expert group meeting, please find the updated DRG-tables, showing both the dur... Kristin Dahlen
 

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