DRG - Diagnosis Related Groups

In cooperation with the Federal Medical Council of Germany (Bundesärztekammer, BÄK) AWMF installed a DRG Expert Group. In 1 - 2 meetings per year this group deals with all relevant items after DRG-implementation in Germany. The expert group stays in dialog with all responsible institutions of the health care sector (BMG, G-BA, InEK etc.). The meetings are organized by BÄK.

Links to relevant DRG-Websites:

 

Classification in Health Care Sector

Sources of data from classification systems defining German DRGs: