WSR 11-08-036

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed April 4, 2011, 10:41 a.m. ]


Notice of Interpretive or Policy Statement


In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of policy and interpretive statements issued by the department of social and health services (DSHS).


Medicaid Purchasing Administration (MPA)

Division of Legal Services



Document Title: Memo 11-12.

Subject: Occupational, physical, and speech therapy: New benefits limits.

Effective Date: April 1, 2011.

Document Description: DSHS will implement new benefit limits for outpatient rehabilitation (occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech therapy) for clients twenty-one years of age and older. This memorandum explains the new limits, procedure code changes, and new modifier requirements for billing.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, MPA, P.O. Box 45504, phone (360) 725-1349, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail dassoal@dshs.wa.gov, web site http://hrsa.dshs.wa.gov.

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