Inpatient Definitions and Methodology

Select DRG Statistics

All information in this report is taken from the Medicare Provider Analysis and Review (MedPAR) file which is updated annually by CMS based on the federal fiscal year.  The file includes billing data for 100% of all Medicare fee-for-service claims for discharges during the twelve months ending September 30.  The report is based on the most recent period available and is consistent with CMS Data Release policies.

Statistics for Federal fiscal years 2003-2007 are summarized for the DRG selected. (MS-DRGs were introduced in FY2008 and do not correspond to DRGs.