Chapter 296-23 WAC

Last Update: 5/1/18

RADIOLOGY, RADIATION THERAPY, NUCLEAR MEDICINE, PATHOLOGY, HOSPITAL, CHIROPRACTIC, PHYSICAL THERAPY, DRUGLESS THERAPEUTICS AND NURSINGDRUGLESS THERAPEUTICS, ETC.

WAC Sections

RADIOLOGY
296-23-135General information—Radiology.
296-23-140Custody of X-rays.
296-23-145Duplication of X-rays and extra views.
PATHOLOGY
296-23-155Pathology general information and instructions.
DENTAL
296-23-160General information and instructions.
MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES AND APPLIANCES
296-23-165Miscellaneous services and appliances.
296-23-180Vehicle and home modification.
CHIROPRACTIC
296-23-195Chiropractic consultations.
NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS
296-23-205General instructions—Naturopathic physicians.
296-23-215Office visits and special services—Naturopathic physicians.
PHYSICAL THERAPY
296-23-220Physical therapy rules.
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
296-23-230Occupational therapy rules.
296-23-235Work hardening.
NURSING
296-23-240Licensed nursing rules.
296-23-241Advanced registered nurse practitioners.
296-23-245Licensed nursing billing instructions.
ATTENDANT SERVICES
296-23-246Attendant services.
296-23-250Massage therapy rules.
INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EXAMINATION
296-23-302Definitions.
296-23-307Why are independent medical examinations requested?
296-23-312Can a provider conduct independent medical examinations (IMEs) for the department or self-insurer without an active IME provider number from the department?
296-23-317What qualifications must a provider meet to become an approved independent medical examination (IME) provider and be assigned an IME provider number?
296-23-322What boards are recognized by the department for independent medical examination (IME) provider approval?
296-23-327What other factors may the department's medical director consider in approving or disapproving an application for an independent medical examination (IME) provider number?
296-23-332What are the requirements for notifying the department or self-insurer if an independent medical examination (IME) provider has a change in status?
296-23-337For what reasons shall the department's medical director or designee suspend or terminate approval of an independent medical examination (IME) examiner or firm?
296-23-342Are providers entitled to referrals from the department or self-insurer?
296-23-347What are the independent medical examination (IME) provider's responsibilities in an examination?
296-23-352Must the independent medical examination (IME) provider address job analyses (JAs) at the request of the department or self-insurer?
296-23-357May an independent medical examination (IME) provider offer to provide ongoing treatment to the worker?
296-23-362May a worker bring someone with them to an independent medical examination (IME)?
296-23-367May the worker videotape or audiotape the independent medical examination?
296-23-372Can a worker file a complaint about a provider's conduct during an independent medical examination?
296-23-377If an independent medical examination (IME) provider is asked to do an impairment rating examination only, what information must be included in the report?
296-23-381What rating systems are used for determining an impairment rating conducted by an independent medical examination (IME) provider?
296-23-382What information must be included in an independent medical examination (IME) report?
296-23-387What are the responsibilities of an independent medical examination (IME) provider regarding testimony?
296-23-392Is there a fee schedule for independent medical examinations?
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