WSR 06-12-089

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed June 6, 2006, 4:24 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: HRSA Numbered Memorandums.

Subject: 06-27, 06-28, 06-29, 06-31, 06-32, and 06-34.

Effective Date: 06-27 July 1, 2005; 06-28 July 1, 2006; 06-29 June 1, 2006; 06-31 June 5, 2006; 06-32 July 1, 2006; and 06-34 July 1, 2006.

Document Description: Numbered Memorandum 06-27, Inpatient hospital psychiatric services: Fee schedule changes; Numbered Memorandum 06-28, Managed Medicare -- Medicare advantage (Part C) billing and payments; Numbered Memorandum 06-29, Prescription drug program: Maximum allowable cost update; Numbered Memorandum 06-31, Prescription drug program: Validation of prescriber identification numbers; Numbered Memorandum 06-32, Prescription drug program: Washington preferred drug list and expedited prior authorization changes; and Numbered Memorandum 06-34, July 1, 2006, Fee schedule updates.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Amelia Holl, Office of Rules and Publications, DSHS, Health and Recovery Services Administration, Division of Policy and Analysis, P.O. Box 45504, Olympia, WA 98504-5504, 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.

June 6, 2006

Amelia Holl

for Ann Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office