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This variable is contained in the following files: Inpatient (Fee-for-Service)
Short SAS Name
CLM_BASE_OPRTG_DRG_AMT
SAS Name
CLM_BASE_OPRTG_DRG_AMT

The amount of the wage-adjusted DRG operating payment plus the technology add-on payment. 

Comments

This variable was new in 2011.

It is populated only for Inpatient claims.

Source: NCH