Accession Number : ADA256033


Title :   Development and Impact of Implementing FY91 (Version 8) Champus DRG weights and Outlier Criteria,


Corporate Author : VECTOR RESEARCH INC ANN ARBOR MI


Personal Author(s) : Baker, Stewart W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a256033.pdf


Report Date : 20 May 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 108


Abstract : This report presents the development of FY 1991 (Version 8) Diagnosis Related Group (DRG) Grouper case weights, trim points, and geometric means of length of stay (GLOS) that will be implemented in computing FY 1991 inpatient workload and-Case-Mix Indices (CMIS) within the Military Health Services System (MHSS). Additionally, the impact of implementing the updated grouper and associated weights and outlier criteria is reviewed.


Descriptors :   *COSTS , *MILITARY MEDICINE , *WORKLOAD , IMPACT , WEIGHT , LENGTH , HEALTH


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE