WSR 04-18-005

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed August 19, 2004, 4:23 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 04-62 MAA.

Subject: Indian health services: Encounter rate increase.

Effective Date: July 26, 2004.

Document Description: The purpose of this memorandum is to inform Indian Health Service (IHS) and Tribal Health Clinic providers of an increase in the IHS encounter rate retroactive for claims with dates of service on and after January 1, 2004.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Barbara Salmon, Rules and Publications Section, DSHS, 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.

August 18, 2004

Ann Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Legislature Code Reviser 

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Washington State Code Reviser's Office