Aging and Long-Term Support Administration

2019 RCS Management Bulletins

MB# Issue Date Subject Type
R19-097 12/20/2019 CR 102 Filed (Formal Phase) to Amend Sections of Chapter 388-76 WAC Information
R19-096 12/20/2019 Quality Assurance for the Medicare & Medicaid Programs 2020 (CMS Mission and Priority Document) Information
R19-095 12/20/2019 CR 103P Filed (Permanent Rules) for Chapter 388-101 WAC (Annual Certification Fees) Information
R19-094 12/20/2019 Update to AFH and ALF Closure Forms Procedure
R19-093 12/13/2019 Nurse Delegation Not Required for Use of Opioid Reversal Medication in Long-Term Care Facilities Information
R19-093 12/13/2019 Nurse Delegation Not Required for Use of Opioid Reversal Medication in Long-Term Care Facilities Information
R19-092 12/13/2019 Nursing Assistant Testing Process Changes Information
R19-091 12/06/2019 Quality Assurance (QA) Background Check Finding Remediation Procedure
R19-090 12/06/2019 2020 QA Schedule & Question Documents Information
R19-089 11/27/2019 New SOP for Review of the Nursing Assistant Training and Competency Evaluation Program (NATCEP) Procedure
R19-088 11/27/2019 QSO-20-03-NHL Phase 3 Interpretive Guidance Revision to Arbitration Agreement Requirements & Announcement of New Resources Information
R19-087 11/22/2019 Step Added to Change of Ownership (CHOW) Process for Medicaid Contracted Assisted Living Facilities and Nursing Facilities Information
R19-086 11/08/2019 Filing of CR-105 (Expedited Rule) Amending Chapter 388-97 WAC Information
R19-085 11/01/2019 Group Training Home Transition Process (Update) Information
R19-084 10/25/2019 Supplemental CR-102 Filed to Add Section to 388-76 WAC (HCBS) Information
R19-083 10/25/2019 Supplemental CR-102 Filed to Amend and Add Sections to 388-76 WAC (Corporate Structure) Information
R19-082 10/25/2019 State Performance Standards System Guidance for FY 2020 Information
R19-082 10/25/2019 State Performance Standards System Guidance for FY 2020 Information
R19-082 10/25/2019 State Performance Standards System Guidance for FY 2020 Information
R19-081 10/25/2019 State Performance Standards System Results for FY 2016-2018 Information
R19-080 10/18/2019 QSO-20-01-NH Consumer Alerts Added to the NH Compare Website & the Five Star Quality Rating System Information
R19-079 10/18/2019 QSO-20-02-NH Updates to the NH Compare Website & the Five Star Quality Rating System Information
R19-078 10/11/2019 CR 102 Filed (Formal Phase) to Chapter 388-101 WAC (Annual Certification Fees) Information
R19-077 10/11/2019 Authorized Use of the Background Check System (BCS) Information
R19-076 10/11/2019 Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) Webinar 2019 Information
R19-075 10/11/2019 CR-103P Filed (Permanent Rules) for Chapter 388-97 WAC (Appeal Rights) Information
R19-074 10/04/2019 Plan of Correction Process Change for Conditions of Participation for ICF/IIDs and RHCs Information
R19-073 09/27/2019 Establishment of SOP Chapter 8: Policy Procedure
R19-072 09/27/2019 QSO-19-19-NH: Updates to Civil Money Penalty (NH Grant Program) Reinvestment Resource Materials Information
R19-071 09/27/2019 IDR Process Survey Staff Survey Information
R19-070 09/20/2019 Flu & Pneumonia Shot Reminders Information
R19-069 09/20/2019 SOP Chapter 9: Public Disclosure & Discovery Procedure
R19-068 09/20/2019 SOP Chapter 6: Case Mix Accuracy Review Procedure
R19-067 09/20/2019 Addition to SOP Chapter 16: ICF/IID Procedure
R19-066 09/13/2019 CR-101 Filed to Propose Adding & Amending Sections to WAC Chapters 388-76, 388-78A, 388-97, and 388-107 Information
R19-065 09/13/2019 Premium Pay for Approved Nurse Preceptors Represented by SEIU 1199NW Information
R19-064 09/06/2019 CR 103 (Permanent Rules) Filed for Chapter 388-78A (Enforcement Remedies) Information
R19-063 08/30/2019 Upcoming Changes to Minimum Data Set (MDS) and Case Mix Methodology Information
R19-062 08/30/2019 Informal Dispute Resolution (IDR) Process Survey Information
R19-061 08/30/2019 Slopes on Ramp Landings in Adult Family Homes Information
R19-060 08/30/2019 Update to SOP Chapter 13 - Assisted Living Facilities Procedure
R19-059 08/30/2019 Exceptions to the 24 Hour RN Staffing Requirement Information
R19-058 08/23/2019 CR 102 Filed (Formal Phase) to Add a Section to 388-76 WAC (HCBS) Information
R19-057 08/16/2019 SOP Chapter 20: Complaint Investigations and Investigation Summary Reports (ISR) Procedure
R19-056 08/09/2019 Group Training Home Transition Process (Update) Information
R19-055 08/09/2019 Informal Dispute Resolution AFH Panel Pilot Project Information
R19-054 08/02/2019 Locator Expansion Information
R19-053 08/02/2019 Update to SOP Chapter 12 - Adult Family Homes Procedure
R19-052 08/02/2019 Annual Certification Fees for CCRSS Providers Information
R19-051 07/12/2019 CR-102 Filed (Formal Phase) to Amend 388-78A WAC (Physical Plant) Information
R19-050 07/12/2019 Update to Chapter 12 SOP - Bed Fees (AFH) Procedure
R19-049 07/12/2019 Subsection Added to Chapter 16 SOP (ICF/IID) Procedure
R19-048 07/12/2019 CR-103 Filed (Permanent Rules) for Chapter 388-78A WAC (Quality Assurance) Information
R19-047 06/28/2019 CR 102 Filed (Formal Phase) to Amend 388-97 WAC (Appeal Rights) Information
R19-046 06/28/2019 Updating the Complaint Resolution Unit (CRU) Standard Operating Procedures Chapter 4 Procedure
R19-045 06/21/2019 Provider Signatures on the CARE Service Summary Information
R19-044
Superseded
06/21/2019 Nationwide Shortage of Tuberculin Skin Test Antigen Solution Information
R19-043 06/12/2019 CR 101 Filed: Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-97 (Geriatric Specialty Training) Procedure
R19-042 06/07/2019 Updates to SOP Chapter 19: Staff Training Procedure
R19-041 06/07/2019 New Chapter 17 SOP for State Task Review During Recertification Survey Procedure
R19-040 06/07/2019 CR-102 Filed to Chapter 388-78A WAC (Enforcement Remedies) Information
R19-039 06/07/2019 Case Management Alert Functionality - MAC & TSOA Clients Information
R19-038 05/24/2019 CR 102 Filed to Amend Sections of 388-76 WAC – AFH Minimum Licensing Requirements Information
R19-037 05/03/2019 Updates to Chapter 17C9 and 17C10: Communication and Exit Conference During Survey Procedure
R19-036
Superseded
05/03/2019 Group Training Home Transition Process Information
R19-035 04/26/2019 Mandatory Staff Training: Instructor & Curriculum Tracking System (ICTS) Information
R19-034 04/19/2019 Development of ICF/IID SOP Chapter 16 Procedure
R19-033 03/29/2019 QSO-19-10-NH Specialized Infection Prevention and Control Training for NH Staff in the LTC Setting is Available Information
R19-032 03/29/2019 CR 101 ReFiled to Propose Adding & Amending Sections to Chapter 388-78A WAC (ALF Physical Plant) Information
R19-031 03/29/2019 Update to SOP 12B1: AFH General Guidelines Procedure
R19-030 03/20/2019 QSO-19-08-NH April 2019 Improvements to NH Compare & the Five Star Rating System Information
R19-029 03/15/2019 Vulnerable Adult Statement of Rights Information
R19-028 03/15/2019 CR 103 (Permanent Rules) to Chapter 388-78A (Medication Assistance Added to ADLs) Information
R19-027 03/13/2019 QSO-19-07-NH Enhanced Oversight and Enforcement of Non-improving Later Adopters Information
R19-026 03/11/2019 QSO-19-09-ALL - Revisions to Appendix Q, Guidance on Immediate Jeopardy Information
R19-025 03/08/2019 NH Survey Communications at the Conclusion of Survey SOP (NH) Procedure
R19-024 03/08/2019 CR-105 Quality Assurance Committee Notice of Refile Information
R19-023 03/08/2019 Update to RCS SOP Chapter 12 - Adult Family Homes Procedure
R19-022 03/08/2019 Interpretation of Requirements for Participation in Evacuation Drills Information
R19-021 03/08/2019 Standardized Exchange Time & Training Request Process for Overtime Exempt Nurses Represented by SEIU 1199NW Information
R19-020 03/08/2019 RCS SOP Manual Chapter 18: Across All Settings Procedure
R19-019 03/04/2019 Emergency Preparedness: Appendix Z Updates to State Operations Manual Information
R19-018 03/01/2019 Payroll Based Journal (PBJ) Policy Manual Updates, Notification to States and New MDS Census Reports Procedure
R19-017 03/01/2019 Chapter 14 SOP: Certified Community Residential Services and Supports (aka Supported Living) Procedure
R19-016 02/22/2019 CR 101 Filed (Proposed Amendments) to Chapter 388-76 WAC (HCBS) Information
R19-015 02/22/2019 RCS QA 2019 Process Review Cycle Changes Information
R19-014 02/22/2019 RCS QA 2018 Statewide Final Report Information
R19-013 02/15/2019 Update to Standard Operating Procedure Chapter 12: Adult Family Homes Procedure
R19-012 02/08/2019 CR 102 Filed (Formal Phase to Chapter 388-78A WAC (Enforcement Remedies) Information
R19-011 02/01/2019 Tacoma City Ordinance #28550 Information
R19-010 02/01/2019 Delegation of ASPEN Responsibilities Information
R19-009 02/01/2019 Notice of Final Rule Adjusting Civil Money Penalties for Inflation Information
R19-008 02/01/2019 CR 101 Filed to Chapter 388-97 WAC (Geriatric Specialty Training) Information
R19-008 02/01/2019 CR 101 Filed to Chapter 388-97 WAC (Geriatric Specialty Training) Information
R19-007 02/01/2019 CR 101 Filed to Amend/Repeal Sections of Chapter 388-76 WAC Information
R19-006 02/01/2019 CR 101 Re-filed to Propose Amendments to Chapter 388-97 WAC (Appeal Rights) Information
R19-005 02/01/2019 Clarifying Information Regarding Compliance with F600 - Free from Abuse and Neglect Information
R19-004 01/18/2019 CR-105 Quality Assurance Committee Notice of Withdrawal Information
R19-003 01/18/2019 Review of Continuing Education Hours in the AFH Inspection Procedure
R19-002 01/11/2019 CR 101 Filed to Amend Sections of 388-76 WAC - AFH Minimum Licensing Requirements Information
R19-001 01/04/2019 CARE Assessment Changes: Medication Documentation Information