INTERPRETIVE AND POLICY STATEMENT
Effective Date: January 1, 2012.
Description: Effective for dates of service on and after January 1, 2012, the medicaid program of the health care authority intends to:
|||Incorporate the year 2012 current procedural terminology (CPT¦) and health care common procedural coding system (HCPCS) updates into the outpatient hospital and outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) fee schedules;|
|||Implement coverage, authorization, and maximum unit policy changes;|
|||Update budget target adjuster and OPPS rate information; and|
|||Provide information for budget related changes for optional healthcare services.|