WSR 04-21-023

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed October 13, 2004, 4:13 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 04-67 MAA.

Subject: Wheelchairs, durable medical equipment (DME), and supplies: "Other DME" fee schedule changes and prior authorization changes.

Effective Date: September 30, 2004.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after October 1, 2004, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) has revised the "Other DME" fee schedule in MAA's current wheelchairs, durable medical equipment (DME), and supplies billing instructions. The new fee schedule is attached to this memorandum.

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 salmobl@dshs.wa.gov.

October 7, 2004

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Legislature Code Reviser 

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office