WSR 05-15-008

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed July 6, 2005, 2:24 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 05-42 MAA.

Subject: Enteral nutrition program -- Fee schedule changes.

Effective Date: July 1, 2005.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after July 1, 2005, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) is adopting new names for certain products listed in the product list of the Enteral Nutrition Billing Instructions. MAA is also making a correction to the HCFA-1500 claim form instructions. These change are listed in this memorandum.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Barbara Salmon, Office of Rules and Publications, 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 web site 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.

July 5, 2005

Barbara Salmon

for Ann Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office