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Table 1 Health system performance evaluation indicators based on DRGs

From: Performance evaluation of medical service for breast cancer patients based on diagnosis related groups

Dimension Indicators Evaluation contents
Availability Number of DRGs
Total weight
The range of services available
Total output of in-patient services
  Case-Mix Index (CMI) Average technical difficulty level of treating diseases in each discipline
Efficiency Charge Efficiency Index (CEI) Cost of treating similar diseases
  Time Efficiency index (TEI) Time for treating similar diseases
Safety Inpatient mortality of low-risk group cases (IMLRG) Mortality of diseases that are extremely unlikely to cause death