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WAC 246-040-302 ARNP Designations, Certifications, and Approved Certification Examinations.
Proposal corrects the definition of "Certified" Nurse Specialist
NCQAC - NURS CARE QUALITY COM Carole M Reynolds Add Comment 4/3/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-840-730 and WAC 246-840-750 through-780 Patient Safety Standards for Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission
Proposed rules update and clarify the mandatory reporting rules related to the commissions substance abuse monitoring program. Adopts by reference rules related to the commissions substance abuse monitoring program.
NCQAC - NURS CARE QUALITY COM Carole M Reynolds Add Comment 3/3/2017 2 Comments
WAC 246-840-730 and WAC 246-840-750 through-780 Patient Safety Standards for Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission
Proposed rules update and clarify the mandatory reporting rules related to the commissions substance abuse monitoring program. Adopts by reference rules related to the commissions substance abuse monitoring program.
NCQAC - NURS CARE QUALITY COM Carole M Reynolds Add Comment 3/3/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-282-990(5) Sanitary Control of Shellfish-Fees, Commercial Geoduck paralytic shellfish poisoning testing.
The purpose of the proposal is to equitably assess the costs of commercial geoduck paralytic shellfish poisoning testing.
EPH - ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY Laura W Johnson Comments Closed 2/21/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-808-990 Chiropractic fees and renewal cycle
The proposed fee reduction is to align licensing fee revenue with the actual costs of regulating the profession, while brining year-end reserves to the desired fund balance over a ten-year period.
HSQA - ASST. SECRETARY OFFICE Nancy J Elliott Add Comment 3/21/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-854-116 Mandatory one-time training in suicide training in suicide assessment, treatment, and management for osteopathic physician assistants.
Creates a new section to implement suicide prevention training as required in ESCH 2315 and SHB 1424
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett A Cain Add Comment 4/26/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-854-116 Mandatory one-time training in suicide training in suicide assessment, treatment, and management for osteopathic physician assistants.
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett A Cain Add Comment 4/26/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-861-105 Suicide Prevention education for Pharmamcists
Proposed rule implements chapter 90, Laws of 2016 (Engrossed Second Substitute House Bill 2793)
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett W Lorentson Add Comment 3/22/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-861-105 Suicide Prevention education for Pharmamcists
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett W Lorentson Add Comment 3/22/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-853-065 Mandatory one-time training in suicide assessment, treatment, and management for osteopathic physicians.
Proposed rule creates a new section to implement suicide prevention training as required in ESHB 2315 and SHB 1424.
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett A Cain Add Comment 4/26/2017 No Comments
WAC 246-853-065 Mandatory one-time training in suicide assessment, treatment, and management for osteopathic physicians.
Significant Legislative Analysis
HSQA - HLTH PROF & FACILITIES Brett A Cain Add Comment 4/26/2017 No Comments


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