WSR 02-13-041

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed June 12, 2002, 4:02 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 02-50 MAA.

Subject: Vendor rate increase for wheelchairs.

Effective Date: July 1, 2002.

Document Description: The Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) has revised the wheelchair fee schedule section in MAA's Wheelchairs, Durable Medical Equipment and Supplies Billing Instructions. The new maximum allowables are effective for dates of service on and after July 1, 2002.

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.

June 6, 2002

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Washington State Code Reviser's Office