The chemical-using pregnant (CUP) women program provides immediate access to medical care in a hospital setting to chemical-using or chemical-dependent pregnant women and their fetuses. The purpose of the immediate access to medical care is to reduce harm to and improve birth outcomes for mothers and their fetuses by preventing obstetric and prenatal complications related to chemical dependency.
[11-14-075, recodified as § 182-533-0701, filed 6/30/11, effective 7/1/11. Statutory Authority: RCW 74.08.090
, 74.09.800. WSR 04-11-008, § 388-533-701 (codified as WAC 388-533-0701), filed 5/5/04, effective 6/5/04.]