WSR 04-03-010K

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed January 9, 2004, 4:35 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 04-01 MAA.

Subject: Prescription drug program - EPA codes and criteria changes.

Effective Date: January 1, 2004.

Document Description: Effective for the week of February 1, 2004, and after, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will implement changes to the expedited prior authorization (EPA) codes and criteria for MAA's prescription drug program. These changes can be found in 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.

January 2, 2004

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Legislature Code Reviser 

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office