WSR 12-13-044

INTERPRETIVE AND POLICY STATEMENT

HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY


[ Filed June 13, 2012, 4:28 p.m. ]


Notice of Interpretive or Policy Statement


In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of policy and interpretive statements issued by the health care authority (HCA).

HCA

Legal and Administrative Services



Document Title: Provider Notice #12-37.

Subject: ADHD medications.

Effective Date: July 15, 2012.

Effective for dates of service on and after July 15, 2012, the medicaid program of HCA will implement two new initiatives; therapeutic duplication of atypical antipsychotic drugs and expedited authorization (EA) codes for ADHD medications used in adults.

For additional information, contact Amber Dassow, HCA, P.O. Box 45504, phone (360) 725-1349, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail dassoal@hca.wa.gov, web site http://www.hca.wa.gov/.

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