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DRGDiagnosis Related Group (Medicare reimbursement model)
DRGDigital Raster Graphic
DRGDorsal Root Ganglion
DRGDigital Rights Group (various locations)
DRGDelaware Resource Group (Oklahoma City, OK)
DRGDragoon (Final Fantasy XI, gaming)
DRGData Retention Gated Ground
DRGDigitized Raster Graphics
DRGDisaster Response Group (US FEMA)
DRGDeutsche Reichsbahn Gesellschaft (German Empire Railway)
DRGDavid Ray Griffin (author)
DRGDisaster Resource Guide (resource; California)
DRGDivision of Research Grants (see CSR, NIH)
DRGDisability Reference Group (various locations)
DRGDistance-Regular Graph (mathematics)
DRGData Retention Gated-Ground (energy reduction circuit design technique)
DRGDistant Red Galaxy (astronomy)
DRGDorsal Respiratory Group
DRGDevelopment Resource Group
DRGDisease-Related Group
DRGDragon Knight (video games)
DRGDomestic Readiness Group (US White House policy coordination group)
DRGDistrict Response Group
DRGDefense Research Group
DRGDesign Review Group
DRGDirection Régionale du Génie (French: Regional Directorate for Engineering)
DRGDevelopmentally Regulated G-Protein (biomedicine)
DRGDegrees, Radians, Grads (key on scientific calculators)
DRGDigital Ranging Generator
DRGDeskin Research Group
DRGDesign Review Guideline (software)
DRGData Receiver Group
DRGData Request Groups
DRGDisplay Request Group
DRGDétection de Rupture de Gaine (French: Detection of Fuel Failure; nuclear energy industry)
DRGDeutsche Röntgengesellschaft eV
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Even though the principal diagnosis is the basis for DRG assignment, surgical procedures always take precedence over medical codes when assigning the final DRG, since in the eyes of CMS, surgical DRGs reflect higher complexity than medical DRGs.
The principal diagnosis determines the ultimate assignment of the DRG for each inpatient case.
Hospital payment is based upon two factors, the DRG relative weight and the hospital base rate.
The addition of both the investigations just discussed to the management of all bronchitis patients could result for each patient shifted from DRG 96 to DRG 79 in a payment gain of about 4,000.
They are classified in DRG 127 and hence account for large payment gaps as a result of intensive care unit usage and extended general medical lengths of stay.