WSR 06-09-082

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed April 18, 2006, 4:16 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: HRSA Numbered Memorandums.

Subject: 06-14, 06-15, 06-17, 06-18, and 06-20.

Effective Date: 06-14 on January 1, 2006; 06-15 on April 1, 2006; 06-17 on May 1, 2006; 06-18 on April 1, 2006; and 06-20 on May 1, 2006.

Document Description: Numbered Memorandum 06-14 Kidney center services: Fee schedule changes; Numbered Memorandum 06-15 Prosthetic and orthotic devices: Fee schedule changes; Numbered Memorandum 06-17 Prescription drug program: Maximum allowable cost update; Numbered Memorandum 06-18 Ambulatory surgery centers: Added procedure codes and payment group corrections; and Numbered Memorandum 06-20 Prescription drug program: Changes to expedited prior authorization (EPA) and additions to the list of limitations on certain drugs.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Amelia Holl, Office of Rules and Publications, Department of Social and Health Services, Health and Recovery Services 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 (800) 848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail hollag@dshs.wa.gov.

April 11, 2006

Amelia Holl

for Ann Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office