WSR 04-03-053

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed January 15, 2004, 4:17 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 03-12 MAA.

Subject: Updates to the nondurable medical supplies and equipment (MSE) billing instructions.

Effective Date: May 15, 2003.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after June 1, 2003, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will set age limitations for the incontinent products listed in this numbered memorandum and will include them in the nursing facility per diem rate.

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 14, 2004

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Legislature Code Reviser 

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Washington State Code Reviser's Office