INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
Effective Date: December 1, 2011.
Description: Effective for dates of service on and after December 1, 2011, the medicaid program of the health care authority (the agency) will:
|•||Establish the RSV/Synagis¦ Season as beginning December 1, 2011, through April 30, 2012.|
|•||Require providers to follow the 2009 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) guidelines for the administration of Synagis¦.|
|•||Require the use of agency-approved forms when submitting requests for authorization of Synagis.|