INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENTDEPARTMENT OF
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES[
Filed October 1, 2010,
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.
Mecicaid [Medicaid] Purchasing Administration (MPA)
Division of Legal Services
Document Title: # Memo 10-55.
Subject: Tribal health program: Indian health services
(IHS)/office of management and budget (OMB) encounter rate
Effective Date: July 30, 2010.
Document Description: This memo informs IHS and Tribal
638 health clinic providers of the following:
||An increase in the IHS/OMB encounter rate retroactive to
dates of service on and after January 1, 2010;
||Changes to the state match for encounter effective August
1, 2010; and
||Not to rebill paid claims.
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 email@example.com, web site http://hrsa.dshs.wa.gov.
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