WSR 00-19-068

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed September 19, 2000, 3:11 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Billing Instructions.

Subject: Medical nutrition program.

Effective Date: November 2000.

Document Description: This manual describes DSHS guidelines for medical nutrition delivered to medical assistance clients. Included in this document are the following sections: About the program, client eligibility, coverage, modifiers, product list, authorization, fee schedule, general billing information, and claim form instructions and samples.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Ann Myers, Regulatory Improvement Coordinator, DSHS, Medical Assistance Administration, Division of Program Support, P.O. Box 45530, Olympia, WA 98504, phone (360) 586-2337, or download from internet at http://maa.dshs.wa.gov/Download/downloadbilling.html, TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 753-7315, e-mail mailto:MYERSEA@dshs.wa.gov.

September 14, 2000

Leslie Saeger, Manager

Regulatory Improvement Project

Washington State Code Reviser's Office