Note citations are based on reference standards however formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study the specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher classroom teacher institution or organization should be applied. In short the medicare severity diagnosis related group ms drg system enables the centers for medicare and medicaid services cms to provide increased reimbursements to hospitals serving more severely ill patients hospitals treating less severely ill patients will receive less reimbursement transfer patients. Defining the medicare severity diagnosis related groups ms drgs version 340 each of the medicare severity diagnosis related groups is defined by a particular set of patient attributes which include principal diagnosis specific secondary diagnoses procedures sex and discharge status. This article will provide an overview of medicare severity diagnosis related groups ms drgs medicares inpatient prospective payment system ipps for acute care inpatient hospital stays the reimbursement system was implemented in 2007 and has been updated annually on oct 1 since. Reimbursement amounts for ms drgs are calculated by multiplying the ms drg relative weight by a software program designed to determine ms drgs and typically contains medicare code edits medicare severity diagnosis related groups ms drg terminology lesson 2 review other sets by this creator 25 terms
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