APR-DRG Weights and ALOS for Acute Services

January 1, 2015 Inpatient Rate Update

The APR-DRG weights effective January 1, 2015 will not be updated. For discharges beginning on or after January 1, 2015, the SIWs, cost thresholds and ALOS effective July 1, 2014 will be used for payment purposes with the updated APR-DRG grouper version 32. Please refer to "Final APR-DRG Weights effective July 1, 2014 (version 31)" for the weights utilized effective January 1, 2015.