INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: Rescinding the NDC requirement for drugs administered in the provider's office.
Effective Date: April 9, 2004.
Document Description: Retroactive to dates of service on and after October 16, 2003, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) rescinds the requirement to report the 11-digit national drug code (NDC) for drugs administered in the provider's office.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Barbara Salmon, Rules and Publications Section, Department of Social and Health Services, Medical Assistance Administration, Division of Policy and Analysis, P.O. Box 45533, Olympia, WA 98504-5533, phone (360) 725-1349 or go to website http://maa.dshs.wa.gov/download/publicationsfees.htm (click on "Numbered Memos," "Year 2003"), TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail email@example.com.
July 7, 2004
E. A. Myers, Manager
Rules and Publications Section