WAC 388-478-0040

Effective September 1, 1998

WAC 388-478-0040 Payment standard for persons in medical institutions.

  1. "Medical institutions" include skilled nursing homes, public nursing homes, general hospitals, tuberculosis hospitals, intermediate care facilities, and psychiatric hospitals approved by the joint commission on accreditation of hospitals (JCAH). 

  2. The monthly payment standard for eligible persons in medical institutions is forty-one dollars and sixty-two cents.  The payment covers the person's need for clothing, personal maintenance, and necessary incidentals (CPI).

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