WSR 05-05-021

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed February 8, 2005, 4:03 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 05-04 MAA.

Subject: Prescription drug program: Maximum allowable cost update.

Effective Date: As indicated in Memo 05-04.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service listed in this memorandum, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will implement the following changes to the prescription drug program: 1. New additions to the maximum allowable cost (MAC) list; 2. adjustments to existing MACs; and 3. deletions from the MAC list.

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 2005"), TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail salmobl@dshs.wa.gov.

February 8, 2005

Ann Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office