INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Division of Healthcare Services
Subject: Therapy services.
Effective Date: April 1, 2011.
Document Description: The department intends to submit SPA 11-10 to the medicaid state plan to implement changes to the physical, occupational, and speech therapy programs as mandated by the state legislature in ESHB 1086. The services will be combined into one rehabilitation benefit and the number of visits or units available will be limited for adults, twenty-one years of age and older.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Maureen Guzman, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy, 626 8th Avenue S.E., Olympia, WA 98504-5506, phone (360) 725-2033, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-1966, e-mail email@example.com, web site www.dshs.wa.gov.