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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 246-901-140 Pharmacy services plan
The Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission (commission) is proposing to repeal the rule because the circumstances have changed and the rule is no longer needed.
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Doreen E Beebe Add Comment 1/21/2020 No Comments
WAC 246-843-325 Board of Nursing Home Administrators (board) Temporary Practice Permits to be Issued to Military Spouses or state-registered domestic partners.
The board is proposing to add a new section to chapter 246-843 WAC to establish the process and criteria for applicants who are military spouses or state-registered domestic partners to obtain temporary practice permits as nursing home administrators.
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Kendra N Pitzler Comments Closed 1/17/2020 1 Comment
Chapter 246-341 WAC Behavioral Health Administrative Requirements.
Proposing to establish rules to create standards for licensure or certification of intensive behavioral health treatment services and mental health peer respite services, as well as making administrative changes to how a facility becomes certified to provide services to individuals on 90 or 180 day commitment orders to implement chapter 324, Laws of 2019.
HSQA - COMM. HLTH SYST. Julie M Tomaro Add Comment 1/22/2020 No Comments
Chapter 246-341 WAC Behavioral Health Administrative Requirements.
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - COMM. HLTH SYST. Julie M Tomaro Add Comment 1/22/2020 No Comments
WAC 246-54-076 and WAC 246-854-086 Osteopathic Physician Assistants.
The Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery is proposing adding two new sections of rule to this chapter to establish return to practice requirements for osteopathic physician assistants and implement a process of issuing an expedited temporary practice permit for military spouses
HSQA - HEALTH PROFESSIONS Susan M Gragg Add Comment 1/31/2020 No Comments
WAC 246-54-076 and WAC 246-854-086 Osteopathic Physician Assistants.
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HEALTH PROFESSIONS Susan M Gragg Add Comment 1/31/2020 No Comments
Chapter 246-853 WAC Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons.
Proposing rule amendments to several sections to ensure that the rules are clear, up to date, and align with best practices. The board will also consider adding a new section on describing the process for issuing expedited temporary practice permits for military spouses.
HSQA - HEALTH PROFESSIONS Susan M Gragg Add Comment 1/31/2020 No Comments
Chapter 246-853 WAC Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons.
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HEALTH PROFESSIONS Susan M Gragg Add Comment 1/31/2020 No Comments


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