ALTSA Provider/Administrator Letters

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Provider Type(asc) Letter Date Subject Status Notes
AFH 018-006 05/07/2018 Elimination of Dear Provider Postcards Current
AFH 023-038 11/03/2023 Implementation of House Bill 1694: Changes to Long-Term Care Worker Eligibility, Training and Certification Current
AFH 013-001 02/22/2013 Fingerprint-Based Background Check Notice Requirement Effective March 1, 2013 Current
AFH 023-006 02/27/2023 AFH and ALF Contracted Complaint Investigations Current
AFH 024-003 01/22/2024 Updates to Department of Health (DOH) COVID-19 Outbreak Definition and Outbreak Reporting Requirements Current
AFH 024-018 05/10/2024 Withdrawn and Refiled CR-101 to Propose Amending Sections of Chapter 388-76 WAC- AFH Minimum Licensing Requirements Current
AFH 020-048 09/29/2020 Evacuation Level Not Printed on some AFH Client Care Assessments Current
AFH 023-028 09/07/2023 CR-101 Filed to Propose Amending Sections of Chapter 388-76 WAC (AFH Minimum Licensing Requirements) Current
AFH 021-052 09/17/2021 COVID-19, Influenza and Pneumococcal Reminder Current
AFH 014-002 03/07/2014 CR 102 Filed: Formal Phase of Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-76 WAC (Background Checks) Current
AFH 020-026 06/10/2020 Implementation of Passed Legislation ESHB 1023 Allowing Certain AFHs to Increase Bed Capacity to Seven or Eight Current
AFH 015-027 12/17/2015 Fingerprint Vendor Transmission Concerns Current
AFH 020-001 01/17/2020 CR 103 Filed (Permanent Rules) for Chapter 388-76 WAC (HCBS) Current
AFH 013-002 03/05/2013 Department's Role as a Regulator Superseded

Replaced by 014-006

AFH 021-020 03/31/2021 Reimplementation of Surveys, Inspections and Evaluations Current

Amended 04/08/2021

AFH 020-033 07/27/2020 Investigation and Referral Process for Allegations Unrelated to Physical or Sexual Abuse Current
AFH 015-015 07/08/2015 Staff Record Review: Background Checks Current
AFH 018-011 07/25/2018 Personal Care Services Client Survey Current
AFH 016-008 04/25/2016 Provider Tax Exemption Current
AFH 024-021 05/10/2024 Implementation of Passed Legislation ESHB 2347: AFH – DSHS – Information on Website Current
AFH 022-0-29 07/08/2022 Proposed Amendments to Chapters 388-76, 388-78A, 388-97, and 388-107 to Reinstate Inspection Schedules Current
AFH 020-050 10/08/2020 On-the-Job Training for Home Care Aides Current
AFH 015-001 01/28/2015 CR 103 Filed Amending Chapter 388-76 WAC Current
AFH 018-001 01/05/2018 Formal Phase of Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-76 WAC Current
AFH 023-029 09/07/2023 Implementation of Chapter 388-76 WAC Amendments Current