APACHE Acute Diagnoses
This is not about Chronic Health APACHE or the APACHE Comorbid Diagnoses.
There would be no way to exclude post-first-48hr Acquireds from the calculation. Do we care? Or should this only be Admits?
Diabetes_mellitus_chronic_complication:_Musculoskeletal is selected by the line
In your excel sheet.
It is a chronic code sort of by definition, so hopefully no one would code it as an admit, but for now they could. And if they did, it would give them APACHE Dx (not como) points.
Is that really as intended? I suppose even as a chronic code it is a marker for the presence of diabetes, so it wouldn’t necessarily be wrong, but it seems odd, so flagging it.
Implementation in CCMDB
draws on the
The contents of the
are then used by the
to provide the list of ICD10 APACHE Acute Diagnoses for patient records.
further on this wiki