INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Division of Legal Services
Subject: Synagis¦ (2009 - 2010 Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Season): Administration and authorization requirements.
Effective Date: December 1, 2009.
Document Description: Requirements for administration and authorized of Synagis¦ for 2009 - 2010 RSV season.
Effective for dates of service on and after December 1, 2009, DSHS will require providers to follow the 2009 updated guidelines established by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) for the administration of Synagis¦.
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