WSR 12-14-079

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY


[ Filed July 2, 2012, 2:27 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 #12-41.

Subject: Rural health clinic medicaid provider guide.

Effective Date: July 1, 2012.

For this effective date, specific changes to the guide include:


Adding new recipient aid category (RAC) codes for clients not eligible for encounters. This includes some clients who may be eligible retroactive to January 1, 2012.
Updating some current RAC codes for clients not eligible for encounters.
*Clarifying that administration fees for drugs and vaccines given in the provider's office are not paid separately when performed on the same day as an encounter.
Making minor housekeeping changes and edits for clarity.

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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