WSR 02-05-072

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed February 19, 2002, 4:52 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Billing Instruction.

Subject: Maternity support services.

Effective Date: March 1, 2002.

Document Description: This manual describes the Department of Social and Health Services guidelines for maternity support services delivered to medical assistance clients. Included in this document are the following sections: About the Program, Client Eligibility, Provider Requirements, Quality Assurance, Direct Client Service Requirements, First Steps Childcare, Billing/Fee Schedule, Claim Form Instructions and Samples.

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, 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.

February 14, 2002

E. A. Myers, Acting Manager

Regulatory Improvement Project

Washington State Code Reviser's Office