WSR 02-09-078

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed April 17, 2002, 8:36 a.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 02-15 MAA.

Subject: Maximum allowable fees for injectable drugs.

Effective Date: Dates of service on and after May 1, 2002.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after May 1, 2002, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will begin using maximum allowable fees for most injectable drugs administered in a physician's office. This memorandum updates pages to the Physician-Related Services Billing Instructions (C15/16 and Section L).

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.

April 15, 2002

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office