(1) The department may investigate allegations of abandonment, abuse, neglect, exploitation, and financial exploitation of a resident.
(2) A department investigation may include an investigation of allegations about one or more of the following:
(a) A provider;
(b) Employee of the adult family home;
(c) Entity representative;
(d) Anyone affiliated with a provider; and
[Statutory Authority: RCW 70.128.040 and chapters 70.128 and 74.34 RCW. 08-05-098, § 388-76-11000, filed 2/15/08, effective 3/17/08.]