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Unformatted text preview: Hospital Case-Mix Indexes for Discharges occurring in Federal Fiscal year 2009, give the case mix indices for the following providers: a. 010010 b. 050230 What do these case mix indices tell you about the types of patients that are seen in the facility? 5. Using Table 5 - List of Medicare Severity Diagnosis-Related Groups, Relative Weighting Factors, and Geometric and Arithmetic Mean Length of Stay, complete the following table: MS-DRG Type Title Weight GLOS ALOS 023 190 782 075 076 471 472 473 In reviewing these “paired” MS-DRGs, what insights do you have about what are important concerns to bring up with your coding staff?...
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- Spring '11
- Fiscal Year, Diagnosis-related group, 9-CM, ALOS, case mix indices