Table 1

Taiwan NHI payments for inpatients in 1997

Main diagnoses (ICD9-CM)*Claims (%)Payments† (%)
*International Classification of Diseases, ninth revision.
†Million US dollars.
Injuries (E800-E999) 192 421 (8.2) 5 915 (7.8)
Normal deliveries (E650-659) 251 103 (10.7) 4 727 (6.2)
Cerebrovascular diseases (E430-438) 72 045 (3.1) 3 541 (4.7)
Digestive diseases (E570-579) 87 120 (3.7) 3 117 (4.1)
Others1 741 157 (74.3)58 370 (77.1)
Total2 343 846 (100.0)75 670 (100.0)