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WAC 246-310-290 Hospice Services-Standards and Need Forecasting Method
Proposed changes update and modernize WAC 246-210-290 for Certificate of Need
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Katherine A Hoffman Add Comment 1/31/2018 No Comments
WAC 246-310-290 Hospice Services-Standards and Need Forecasting Method
Significant Analysis
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Katherine A Hoffman Add Comment 1/31/2018 No Comments
WAC 246-319-715 General Requirements, WAC 246-310-720 Hospital Standards, WAC 246-310-725 Physicians Volume Standards and WAC 246-310-745 Need Forecasting Methodology
The department is proposing realignment of the Certificate of Need Standards for Institutional and Individual Volume Standards for Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Katherine A Hoffman Add Comment 1/25/2018 No Comments
WAC 246-319-715 General Requirements, WAC 246-310-720 Hospital Standards, WAC 246-310-725 Physicians Volume Standards and WAC 246-310-745 Need Forecasting Methodology
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Katherine A Hoffman Add Comment 1/25/2018 No Comments
Chapter 246-337 WAC Residential Treatment Facility
Proposes to amend the residential treatment facility licensing regulations by restructuring, streamlining, and updating rule language throughout the chapter.
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Jeffrey E Wise Add Comment 1/24/2018 No Comments
Chapter 246-337 WAC Residential Treatment Facility
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Jeffrey E Wise Add Comment 1/24/2018 No Comments
Chapter 246-847 WAC Occupational Therapy Practice Board
Revising sections of the occupational therapy changer in order to clarify, streamline, and modernize rules
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Kathy A Weed houck Add Comment 1/24/2018 No Comments
Chapter 246-847 WAC Occupational Therapy Practice Board
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Kathy A Weed houck Add Comment 1/24/2018 No Comments
Chapter 246-805 WAC Applied Behavior Analysis
Proposal adds two new sections to the chapter to establish enforceable requirements. WAC 246-805-400 Continuing Education Requirements for Licensed Behavior Analyst and Licensed Assistant Behavior Analyst, and WAC 246-805-410 Continuing Competency for Certified Behavior Technician
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett W Lorentson Add Comment 2/7/2018 No Comments
Chapter 246-805 WAC Applied Behavior Analysis
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett W Lorentson Add Comment 2/7/2018 No Comments


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