INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Division of Legal Services
Subject: Physical therapy program: Discontinued coverage of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) devices.
Effective Date: February 1, 2010.
Document Description: Retroactive to dates of service on and after February 1, 2010, DSHS discontinued coverage of TENS devices and related supplies for independent in-home use.
This memo also reminds providers of the requirement to complete ProviderOne registration.
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