ALTSA Provider/Administrator Letters

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Provider Type(asc) Letter Date Subject Status Notes
AFH 024-015 04/05/2024 Update to RCS Staff Mask Wearing in LTC Settings During Respiratory Illness Season Current
AFH 019-003 02/01/2019 Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-76 WAC (Resident Safety) Current
AFH 021-063 12/30/2021 New Notification Policy Regarding People Registered as Sex Offenders Living in LTC Settings or Receiving LTC Services and Supports Current

Amended March 18, 2022

AFH 017-011 11/16/2017 CR 102 Filed: Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-76 WAC Current
AFH 021-013 02/18/2021 Standing Order for COVID-19 Screening in Certain Congregate Facilities, Homes and Agencies Current
AFH 020-063 11/17/2020 Visitation Restrictions Required Under Governor Proclamation 20-25.8 Current

Amended 1/4/2021

AFH 012-006 04/30/2012 Legislation: ESHB 2314 – Concerning Long-Term Care Current
AFH 020-007 03/17/2020 COVID-19 Information as of March 17, 2020 Current

Amended April 8, 2020

AFH 014-019 10/13/2014 Fostering a Culture of Dignity & Respect Current
AFH 022-034 08/23/2022 Monkeypox Update from Washington State Department of Health Current
AFH 022-050 11/09/2022 Hand Sanitizer Safety Current
AFH 013-015 08/09/2013 CR 101 Filed to Add/Amend Sections of Chapter 388-76 WAC Current
AFH 015-005 04/20/2015 Use of Emergency Medical Services Superseded

See AFH 022-022

AFH 018-004 04/09/2018 Focus Groups Regarding Behavioral Health Service Opportunities Current
AFH 021-019 03/29/2021 Updates to the Safe Start for LTC Recommendations & Requirements Current
AFH 021-057 10/11/2021 Safe Start for Long-Term Care Plans Updated Current
AFH 022-020 05/17/2022 Reinstatement of Tuberculosis Testing Requirements July 1, 2022 Current

Amended 5/26/2022

AFH 021-048 09/03/2021 Continued Use of Eye Protection to Prevent COVID-19 Infection to Protect Yourself and the People You Serve Current
AFH 020-043 09/16/2020 COVID-19 Proclamations Extended Through October 1, 2020 Current
AFH 012-007 05/14/2012 CR 102 Formal Phase of Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-76 WAC Current
AFH 014-020 11/06/2014 Antipsychotic Drug Use by Vulnerable Adults with Dementia Current
AFH 013-016 09/20/2013 Home Care Aide Certification & Provisional Certification Current
AFH 015-006 04/22/2015 Importance of Paying the Required Annual License Fee Current
AFH 020-038 08/12/2020 Safe Start Recommendations and Requirements for Long-Term Care Settings Current
AFH 019-004 02/22/2019 Proposed Amendments to Chapter 388-76 WAC (HCBS) Current