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APR-DRG Grouper 36 is Now Available Effective for Dates of Discharge on or after September 1, 2021

Last updated on 9/15/2021

Effective for dates of discharge on or after September 1, 2021, Texas Medicaid and the Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Services Program will continue to use version 36 of the All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Groups (APR-DRG) system.

Statistical information about the APR-DRG payment system, including relative weights, mean lengths of stay, and day thresholds, can be found on the Texas Medicaid Acute Care Hospital Reimbursement webpage.

For more information, call the TMHP Contact Center at 800-925-9126 or the TMHP-CSHCN Services Program Contact Center at 800-568-2413.