WSR 10-20-015

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed September 24, 2010, 10:48 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.

Medicaid Purchasing Administration (MPA)

Division of Legal Services



Document Title: # Memo 10-24.

Subject: Tribal health program: Rendering provider's NPI required to process claims in ProviderOne.

Effective Date: May 9, 2010.

Document Description: Beginning May 9, 2010, all encounter and fee-for-service claims require the rendering provider's national provider identifier on the claim. This memo explains a temporary process how an Indian health services provider or Tribal 638 Health Clinic provider may bill the department so claims NOT containing rendering provider information will be paid.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, MPA, P.O. Box 5504 [45504], 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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