(1) A boarding home providing medication service, either directly or indirectly, must:
(a) Meet the requirements of chapter 69.41
RCW Legend drugs -- Prescription drugs, and other applicable statutes and administrative rules; and
(b) Develop and implement systems that support and promote safe medication service for each resident.
(2) The boarding home must ensure the following residents receive their medications as prescribed, except as provided for in WAC 388-78A-2230
(a) Each resident who requires medication assistance and his or her negotiated service agreement indicates the boarding home will provide medication assistance; and
(b) If the boarding home provides medication administration services, each resident who requires medication administration and his or her negotiated service agreement indicates the boarding home will provide medication administration.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.20.090 (2004 c 142 § 19) and chapter 18.20 RCW. 04-16-065, § 388-78A-2210, filed 7/30/04, effective 9/1/04.]