INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: Updates to the wheelchairs, durable medical equipment, and supplies billing instructions.
Effective Date: November 1, 2002.
Document Description: The purpose of this memorandum is to provide providers with updates to billing instructions due to revisions to WAC 388-543-1000, 388-543-1100, 388-543-1300, and 388-543-2200. Please note changes in billing policy/procedures for rental equipment, utilization of valid ICD-9-CM diagnosis codes, and changes in the definitions of terms used.
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:firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 24, 2002
E. A. Myers, Manager
Rules and Publications Section