WSR 03-06-090

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed March 4, 2003, 3:58 p.m. ]


DESCRIPTION OF INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT


Document Title: Numbered Memorandum 03-05 MAA.

Subject: MAA taking positive steps to contain escalating costs of mass mailing provider publications.

Effective Date: March 1, 2003.

Document Description: The Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) is taking steps to help contain the escalating costs of mass mailing billing instructions and numbered memoranda to providers and other interested parties. This memorandum explains MAA's plan to increase the use of electronic communications.

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.

February 26, 2003

E. A. Myers, Manager

Rules and Publications Section

Legislature Code Reviser 

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office