Term: Typical Stay

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-09-26

Definition:

An inpatient whose stay agrees with the calculated average for a given Case Mix Group (CMG™), Diagnosis Related Group (DRG™), or Refined Diagnosis Related Group (RDRG®).

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References 

  • Brownell M, Roos NP. An Assessment of How Efficiently Manitoba's Major Hospitals Discharge Their Patients (Report #92-10). Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy and Evaluation, 1992. [Full Report] (View)