WSR 13-08-036

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY


[ Filed March 27, 2013, 4:48 p.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 health care authority (HCA).

HCA

Legal and Administrative Services



Document Title: Provider Notice #13-17.

Subject: Ambulatory surgical center medicaid provider guide.

The ambulatory surgical center medicaid provider has been revised to:


Clarify how to bill multiple surgeries performed during the same operative session.
Add the taxonomy 261QA1903X for clarification.
Clarify that modifier SG is used in an ASC outpatient setting.
Make housekeeping changes to update cross references and delete outdated information.

For additional information, contact Amber Lougheed, HCA, P.O. Box 45504, phone (360) 725-1349, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail amber.lougheed@hca.wa.gov, web site http://www.hca.wa.gov/.