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Reimbursement Institute

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Reimbursement Institute
An institution of:
RI Innovation GmbH
CEO: Nicole Eisenmenger

Lehnengasse 20a
D-50354 Huerth
Phone: +49 2233 805 77 97
Fax:       +49 2233 805 77 98


Local court Cologne; HRB 97427
VAT ID: DE 815 815 580



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Sources of the DRG Catalogs section

  • OPS – Operations and Procedures Code International Classification of Procedures in Medicine – Published by the Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM).
  • ICD-10 – International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems in Medicine – Published by the Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM).
  • Compiled using the machine-readable version of the German Institute of Medical Documentation and Information (DIMDI). For 2016 with registration code: 915021015053.
  • G-DRG definition manual & fee per case catalog.
  • Published by the Institute for the Hospital Fee System GmbH (InEK).

Published by the Institute for the Hospital Remuneration System GmbH (InEK).


Sources of the Outpatient Surgery section

The information presented here is based on information from the official regulations of the National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians (KBV) and the National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Funds (GKV-Spitzenverband) in cooperation with the German Hospital Federation e.V. (DKG).

In detail, these sources were used:

  • KBV – EBM catalog
  • GKV und DKG – AOP catalog



The services of Reimbursement Info serve exclusively to simplify the procurement of information and to improve the understanding of the German inpatient billing system (G-DRG). It is the user’s responsibility to comply with the legal basis, anchored in § 12 of the German Social Code Book V (SGB V) (economic efficiency requirement), for ensuring the sufficient, appropriate and economic treatment of inpatients.



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