WSR 10-07-084

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed March 18, 2010, 8:14 a.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 10-13.

Subject: Physician-related services: Fee schedule updates, policy changes and corrections to the billing instructions.

Effective Date: April 1, 2010.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after April 1, 2010, DSHS notifies providers of: Medical policy updates; new expedited prior authorization (EPA) criteria; authorization requirements; coverage changes; corrections within the current DSHS/HRSA physician-related services billing instructions; and this memo also reminds providers of the requirement to complete ProviderOne registration.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, HRSA, P.O. Box 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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