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WAC 246-16-100 Sexual Misconduct for Professions Authorized by the Secretary of Health
Proposing rule modification to sexual misconduct standards to clarify what forcible or nonconsensual acts are within the defintion of sexual misconduct by a health care provider.
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Maura C Craig Comments Closed 8/25/2015 2 Comments
Chapter 246-851 WAC Optometry Retired Active Credential
The Board of Optometry is proposing to add a new rule creating a retired active status for licensed optometrists
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Add Comment 9/21/2015 No Comments
Chapter 246-851 WAC Optometry Retired Active Credential
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Add Comment 9/21/2015 1 Comment
WAC 246-851-090 through WAC 246-851-230 The Board of Optometry is propsing to update the framework of the continuing education rules.
Optometrists must complete 50 hours of continuing educaiton (CE) every two years. The proposal amends WAC 246-851-090 through 230 and creates a new section (-055) to provide an updated framework for optometrists to follow when selecting a continuing educaiton courses that complement their practice.
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Add Comment 9/17/2015 No Comments
WAC 246-851-090 through WAC 246-851-230 The Board of Optometry is propsing to update the framework of the continuing education rules.
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Add Comment 9/17/2015 No Comments
Chapter 246-834 WAC Creating four new proposed rules on the credential renewal requirements for licensed midwives.
Establishes the requirements for renewal, continuing education, peer review, and data submission.
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Kathy A Weed houck Add Comment 9/10/2015 No Comments
Chapter 246-834 WAC Creating four new proposed rules on the credential renewal requirements for licensed midwives.
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Kathy A Weed houck Add Comment 9/10/2015 No Comments
WAC 246-935-050 Veterinary Board of Governors Animal Health Care Tasks
Board of Governors is proposing an amendment to increase the level of supervision required for the adminstration of veterinary biologics for those diseases listed in WAC 16-42-026 (1).
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Add Comment 10/1/2015 1 Comment
WAC 246-935-050 Veterinary Board of Governors Animal Health Care Tasks
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Loralei M Walker Add Comment 10/1/2015 No Comments


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