WSR 02-16-075

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed August 6, 2002, 12:45 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Billing Instructions.

Subject: Home health services.

Effective Date: September 2002.

Document Description: These are billing instructions for home health agencies to use when billing for services rendered to medical assistance clients. Included in this document are definitions, purpose of program, client eligibility, coverage/limits/authorization information, provider requirements, criteria for high-risk obstetrical, review period, billing information, fee schedule, and completing the UB-92 claim form.

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 Billing Instructions link), TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail mailto:sullikm@dshs.wa.gov.

August 1, 2002

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office