Or. Admin. R. 410-125-0165 - Transfers and Reimbursement

Current through Register Vol. 60, No. 12, December 1, 2021

(1) When a patient is transferred between hospitals, the transferring hospital is paid on the basis of the number of inpatient days spent at the transferring hospital multiplied by the Per Diem Inter-Hospital Transfer Payment rate.
(2) The per diem inter-hospital transfer payment rate = the DRG payment divided by the geometric mean length of stay for the DRG. The geometric mean length of stay is reported in the DRG tables on the Division website.
(3) Payment to the transferring hospital will not exceed the DRG payment.
(4) The final discharging hospital receives the full DRG payment.


Or. Admin. R. 410-125-0165
AFS 44-1985, f. & ef. 7-1-85; AFS 46-1987, f. & ef. 10-1-87; AFS 49-1989(Temp), f. 8-24-89, cert. ef. 9-1-89; AFS 72-1989, f. & cert. ef. 12-1-89, Renumbered from 461-015-0135; HR 21-1990, f. & cert. ef. 7-9-90, Renumbered from 461-015-0390; HR 31-1990(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 9-11-90; HR 2-1991, f. & cert. ef. 1-4-91; HR 42-1991, f. & cert. ef. 10-1-91, Renumbered from 410-125-0480; HR 53-1991, f. & cert. ef. 11-18-91; OMAP 34-1999, f. & cert. ef. 10-1-99; OMAP 70-2004, f. 9-15-04, cert. ef. 10-1-04

Stat. Auth.: ORS 413.042

Stats. Implemented: ORS 414.065

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