INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: Year 2000 changes and additions to CPT and HCFA procedure codes -- RBRVS.
Effective Date: January 1, 2000.
Document Description: Effective with dates of service on or after January 1, 2000, the Medical Assistance Administration will begin using the Year 2000 CPT and HCPCS Level II code additions as discussed in this memorandum for all RBRVS Users. Maximum allowable fees for the Year 2000 additions and base anesthesia units are also included.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Ann Myers, Regulatory Improvement Coordinator, Department of Social and Health Services, Medical Assistance Administration, Division of Program Support, P.O. Box 45530, Olympia, WA 98504, phone (360) 586-2337, TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 753-7315, e-mail mailto:MYERSEA@dshs.wa.gov.
March 21, 2000
Leslie Saeger, Manager
Regulatory Improvement Project