INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Division of Legal Services
Subject: Physician-related services: Fee schedule and policy updates.
Effective Date: July 1, 2010.
Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after July 1, 2010, DSHS will implement the updated medicare physician fee schedule data base year 2010 relative value units; the updated year 2010 relative value guide base anesthesia units; the updated medicare clinical laboratory fee schedule; the updated medicare average sales price drug files; consultation services policy (99241-99245 and 99251-99357); changes to vision care services; and the technical changes listed in this numbered memo.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, MPA, P.O. Box 45504, phone (360) 725-1349, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, web site http://hrsa.dshs.wa.gov.