DRG
noun Date: 1980 any of the payment categories that are used to classify patients and especially Medicare patients for the purpose of reimbursing hospitals for each case in a given category with a fixed fee regardless of the actual costs incurred — called also diagnosis related group

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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