(1) In case of involuntary certification cancellation, suspension, or revocation of the certification, or a penalty for noncompliance, the department must:
(a) Notify the service provider and the county coordinator of any action to be taken; and
(b) Inform the provider of prehearing and dispute conferences, hearing, and appeal rights under chapter 388-02
(2) The department may order a summary suspension of the provider's certification pending completion of the appeal process when the preservation of public health, safety, or welfare requires emergency action.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 70.96A.090 and chapter 70.96A RCW. 00-23-107, § 388-805-135, filed 11/21/00, effective 1/1/01.]