INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: Physician-related services: Fee schedule changes and technical changes.
Effective Date: July 6, 2004.
Document description: Effective for dates of service on and after July 1, 2004, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will implement:
|||The updated Medicare physician fee schedule data base (MPFSDB) year 2004 relative value units (RVUs);|
|||The updated year 2004 relative value guide base anesthesia units (BAUs);|
|||The updated Medicare clinical laboratory fee schedule (MCLFS);|
|||The updated Medicare single drug pricer (SDP);|
|||The year 2004 additions of current procedural terminology (CPT) codes;|
|||The additions to healthcare common procedure coding system (HCPCS) Level II codes; and|
|||The technical changes listed in this numbered memorandum.|
July 16, 2004
Ann Myers, Manager
Rules and Publications Section