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Title 246 WAC AIDS education and training requirements repeal that fall under the Secretary of Health.
Proposal repeals AIDS education and training requirements in support of Engrossed Substitute House Bill (ESHB) 1551, Modernizing the control of certain communicable diseases.
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Hope M Kilbourne Comments Closed 11/18/2020 No Comments
WAC 246-915-110 The Board of Physical Therapy AIDS Education and Training
Proposes to repeal WAC 246-915-110 in support of Engrossed Substitute House Bill 1551.
HSQA - HEALTH PROFESSIONS Krissie A Waidely Add Comment 12/7/2020 No Comments
chapter 245-50 WAC Coordinated Quality Improvement Program
Proposes to amend these rules to provide clarification, streamline processes, add a renewal fee, and update for compliance with statutes.
OS - POLICY AND LEGISLATIVE RELATIONS Jovi S Swanson Add Comment 12/3/2020 No Comments
chapter 245-50 WAC Coordinated Quality Improvement Program
Significant Legislative Analysis
OS - POLICY AND LEGISLATIVE RELATIONS Jovi S Swanson Add Comment 12/3/2020 No Comments
chapter 245-50 WAC Coordinated Quality Improvement Program
Fee Analysis
OS - POLICY AND LEGISLATIVE RELATIONS Jovi S Swanson Add Comment 12/3/2020 No Comments
WAC 246-335-510 In-Home Services Home Health Definitions
Proposed amendment to WAC 246-335-51(3) is prompted by the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The CARES Act requires that this change be incorporated into federal regulation, effective no later than six months after the signing of the CARES Act.
HSQA - COMM. HLTH SYST. John K Hilger Add Comment 1/18/2021 No Comments
Chapter 246-492 WAC, Vital Statistics Data Release
Proposes to create a new chapter of rules for data requests by government agencies, Tribes, researchers, entities, and individuals for assessment, public health surveillance, and epidemiological study.
DCHS - CENTER HLTH STATISTICS Katitza S Holthaus Add Comment 12/22/2020 No Comments
Chapter 246-492 WAC, Vital Statistics Data Release.
Significant Legislative Analysis
DCHS - CENTER HLTH STATISTICS Katitza S Holthaus Add Comment 12/22/2020 No Comments


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