ALTSA Provider/Administrator Letters

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Provider Type Letter Date Subject Status(desc) Notes
ESF 021-040 08/26/2021 CR 101s Filed For Chapter 388-76 (AFH), 388-78A (ALF) and 388-107 (ESF) Related to ESHB 1120 Current
ICFIID 021-048 10/11/2021 Safe Start for LTC Plans Updated Current
CCRSS 024-012 04/02/2024 NAC and HCA Credentialing Backlogs Current
AFH 015-001 01/28/2015 CR 103 Filed Amending Chapter 388-76 WAC Current
ESF 020-027 08/06/2020 Order of the Secretary of Health 20-03.1 Face Coverings – Statewide Current
NH 021-005 01/21/2021 Continued Incentives to Skilled Nursing Facilities that Accept Admission from Acute Care Hospitals Current

See update issued 2/9/21

CCRSS 023-012 05/19/2023 Launch of CareLearn Retention Toolkit Current
NH 016-023 08/09/2016 Exception to 24 Hour R.N. Staffing Requirement Current
NH 018-023 09/21/2018 Background Check Processing Delays Current
AFH 021-020 03/31/2021 Reimplementation of Surveys, Inspections and Evaluations Current

Amended 04/08/2021

CCRSS 017-005 05/10/2017 Elimination of Hard Copy Letters Current
ICFIID 020-039 11/13/2020 POSTPONED: RCS Reimplementation of Inspection and Investigation Activities Current


NH 022-035 06/10/2022 Nursing Home Informal Dispute Resolution Pilot Project Current
CCRSS 021-015 03/29/2021 Updates to the Safe Start for LTC Recommendations & Requirements Current
NH 019-023 10/11/2019 Authorized Use of the Background Check System (BCS) Current
NH 021-049 06/25/2021 LTC Facilities to Follow Safe Start Plans Beyond June 30, 2021 Current
CCRSS 021-043 09/03/2021 Continued Use of Eye Protection to Prevent COVID-19 Infection to Protect Yourself and the People You Serve Current
ALF 024-002 01/22/2024 Updates to Department of Health (DOH) COVID-19 Outbreak Definition and Outbreak Reporting Requirements Current
ALF 014-008 08/13/2014 Handling of E. WA Wildfires & Emergency Preparedness Planning Reminder Current
ALF 018-010 05/07/2018 Elimination of Dear Provider Postcards Current
AFH 020-024 05/26/2020 Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-76 WAC, AFH Minimum Licensing Requirements Current

Amended July 1, 2020

CCRSS 020-048 12/02/2020 CR 101 Filed to Propose Amending Sections of Chapter 388-101 WAC Current
ALF 023-007 03/09/2023 Webinar - Use of EMS 911 Services Training I King County EMS and LTC: Exploring Solutions Together Current
NH 016-002 01/11/2016 CR 103-E (Emergency Filing) Chapter 388-97 WAC Current
ALF 012-006 04/30/2012 2012 Legislation: ESHB 2314 – Concerning Long-Term Care Current