HRV | ENG

DRG support and training

Special services for DRG system implementation and maintenance

Karol Consulting has had extensive experience in the region in the implementation of the Australian AR-DRG system that has been purchased by all the countries of former Yugoslavia. Karol Consulting principals have worked on DRG implementation in Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia and Turkey and the firm offers the following DRG system implementation related services in the region:

  • Training in AR-DRG coding from beginner to advance levels
  • Training of AR-DRG system auditors
  • The application of ICD 10AM, ACHI and ACS
  • Training in the implementation of DRG based performance contracts and payment systems
  • Training in DRG grouper logic and design principles
  • DRG coding examples chosen from the following DRG categories: circulatory, respiratory, digestive, musculoskeletal, genitourinary, neoplasms, blood disorders, endocrine disorders, eye and ear diseases, pregnancy, childbirth, perinatal and congenital conditions; injuries and poisonings
  • Undertaking DRG audits to identify areas of concern in relation to coding quality and unusual coding practice

DRG training courses

Next course: ABC of DRG – coding for beginners

Location: Zagreb

Target group: staff of hospitals and health insurance funds who would like to understand coding practice

Learning: at the completion of the two day course participants will have a good understanding of the objectives of DRGs and the main elements of coding practice which will enable them to code basic cases.

Date: TBA

Course content:

  • The objectives of DRGs and how the are used
  • DRG logic and AR-DRG documentation
  • The application of ICD 10AM, ACHI and ACS
  • Inpatient admission rules
  • Coding symptoms and factors influencing health status
  • DRG coding examples chosen from the following DRG categories: circulatory, respiratory, digestive, musculoskeletal, genitourinary, neoplasms; blood disorders, endocrine disorders, eye and ear diseases, pregnancy, childbirth, perinatal and congenital conditions; injuries and poisonings.
  • Summary and discussions

Contact us

Karol Consulting d.o.o.
҆estinski vrh 61
10 000 Zagreb
contact@karolconsulting.hr

Projects

Our work spreads across wide range of projects.

See project references to view the list of projects.