Health Care Authority Rulemaking Notice

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Health Care Authority Rulemaking Notice

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Proposal - Public Hearings (CR102)

182-543-1000 DME and related supplies, complex rehabilitation technology, prosthetics, and orthotics, medical supplies and related services—Definitions.
182-543-2000 DME and related supplies, complex rehabilitation technology, prosthetics, orthotics, medical supplies and related services—Eligible providers and provider requirements.
Purpose: The agency is amending WAC 182-543-1000 to align with 42 CFR Part 440.70, which modified the description of medical supplies and equipment. In WAC 182-543-2000, the agency is also: 1) clarifying that the requirement for a valid prescription applies to DME and related supplies, complex rehabilitation technology, prosthetics, orthotics, medical supplies and related services in subsection (2)(c); 2) fixing an incorrect hyperlink in subsection (2)(c)(A); and 3) adding complex rehabilitation technology (CRT) to the list in subsection (2)(g). (WSR 17-21-039)

Permanent Adoption (CR103P)

182-531-0050 Physician-related services definitions
182-531-0950 Office and other outpatient physician-related services
182-531-1850 Payment methodology for physician-related services - General and billing modifiers.
Purpose: The agency is replacing estimated acquisition cost with actual acquisition cost to comply with CMS-2345-FC, Covered Outpatient Drug Rule. (WSR 17-21-040)