Department of HealthRules Comment

You can read and comment on all Department of Health proposed rules (CR-102 notices) during the official comment period. Some draft rules may be posted here also. When you comment on a rule through this website your comments become part of the public record. Your comments help in the decision to adopt the rule as proposed or to revise the proposal if appropriate. Everyone who comments on a proposed rule will get a copy of the Department's official response to the comments.

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WAC 246-933-250 Veterinary Board of Governors
Proposes to remove the Clinical Competency test as an examination request.
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Comments Closed 9/9/2019 No Comments
WAC 246-933-250 Veterinary Board of Governors Examination Licensure Requirements
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Comments Closed 9/9/2019 No Comments
WAC 246-440-100 Hospital reporting requirements for health care-associated infections.
Proposes to amend rules to update hospital requirements to align them with Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services required by RCW 43.70.056.
DCHS - COMMUNICABLE DISEASE EPI Sara T Podczervinski Add Comment 10/8/2019 1 Comment
WAC 246-840-4651 Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission patient notification
Propose amendments to patient notification, secure storage, and disposal for chapter 314. Laws of 2019.
NCQAC - NURS CARE QUALITY COM Amber J Zawislak Add Comment 11/4/2019 No Comments

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