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Chapter 18.20 RCW


(Formerly: Boarding homes)
License required.
Application for license.
LicensesIssuanceRenewalProvisional licensesFeesDisplaySurrender, relinquishmentChange in licenseeRefusal of renewal, whenCopy of decision.
Rules, regulations, and standards.
Inspection of assisted living facilitiesApproval of changes or new facilities.
Quality improvement consultation programPrinciples.
InspectionsEnforcement remediesScreeningLimitations on unsupervised access to vulnerable adults.
Fire protectionDuties of chief of the Washington state patrol.
Operating without licensePenalty.
Operating without licenseInjunction.
Persons requiring medical or nursing care.
Facilities operated by religious organizations.
Resident rights.
ComplaintsToll-free telephone numberInvestigation and referralRulesRetaliation prohibited.
Department response to noncompliance or violations.
Disputed violations, enforcement remediesInformal dispute resolution process.
License suspensionNonpayment or default on educational loan or scholarship.
License suspensionNoncompliance with support orderReissuance.
Residential care contracted services, conversion toRequirements.
Training standards reviewProposed enhancements.
Federal funding programs, opportunitiesSecretary's duty to comply.
Long-term caregiver training.
General responsibility for each resident.
Holding a medicaid eligible resident's room or unitPayment rates.
Domiciliary care servicesScope of servicesDisclosure form.
Disclosure to nonresidents.
Assistance with activities of daily living.
Health support services.
Intermittent nursing services.
Resident's family member administers medications or treatmentWritten primary or alternate planLicensee's duty of care/negligence.
Preadmission assessmentInitial resident service planRespite care.
Full reassessment of resident.
Negotiated service agreement.
Provision of outside servicesLicensee's duty of care/negligence.
Quality assurance committee.
Correction of violation/deficiencyNot included in facility report.
Standards for small assisted living facilitiesStudy.
Rule-making authority.
Temporary management.
Assisted living facility temporary management account.
Withdrawal from medicaid programNoticeDuties.
Severability1957 c 253.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.