WSR 09-17-017

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed August 6, 2009, 1:22 p.m. ]


Notice of Interpretive or Policy Statement


In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of policy and interpretive statements issued by the department of social and health services (DSHS).


Health and Recovery Services Administration (HRSA)

Division of Legal Services


Document Title: # Memo 09-58.

Subject: Nondurable MSE: Prescription drug program: Restriction on coverage of OTC drugs and drugs that treat cough and colds and revision to the current narcotic review program.

Effective Date: September 1, 2009.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after September 1, 2009, DSHS will:

Restrict coverage of over-the-counter drugs;
Restrict coverage of drugs to treat cough and colds; and
Revise the current narcotic review program.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, HRSA, P.O. Box 45504, Olympia, WA 98504-5504, phone (360) 725-1349, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail dassoal@dshs.wa.gov, web site http://hrsa.dshs.wa.gov.

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