WSR 02-01-044

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed December 11, 2001, 3:35 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 01-73 MAA.

Subject: Therapeutic consultation services.

Effective Date: Claims on or after January 1, 2002.

Document Description: Effective January 2002, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will provide Therapeutic Consultation Service (TCS) to prescribers per WAC 388-530-1260. This memorandum describes what TCS is and when TCS occurs.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Kevin Sullivan, Regulatory Improvement Coordinator, Department of Social and Health Services, Medical Assistance Administration, Division of Program Support, P.O. Box 45533, Olympia, WA 98504-5533, phone (360) 725-1344 or go to website http://maa.dshs.wa.gov (click on Numbered Memorandum link), TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail mailto:sullikm@dshs.wa.gov.

December 6, 2001

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office