ALTSA Provider/Administrator Letters

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Provider Type Letter Date Subject Status Notes
ICFIID 023-007 03/30/2023 Secretary of Health Face Covering Order Ends April 3, 2023 Current
ICFIID 023-006 03/24/2023 Storage and Usage of Resident Supplies and Equipment Regardless of Funding Source Current
ICFIID 023-005 03/17/2023 Updated Field Manager Contact Information for Certified Community Residential Services and Support (CCRSS) and Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID) Current

Amended March 21, 2023

ICFIID 023-004 03/17/2023 1st Amendment Auditors Visiting State Agencies Current
ICFIID 023-003 02/07/2023 CMS Released Revised S&C 17-15-LSC: Use of FSES, NFPA 101A, Guide on Alternative Approaches to Life Safety, 2013 Edition by Health Care Occupancies and Board and Care Occupancies Current
ICFIID 023-002 01/12/2023 Introducing the Business Operations and Analysis Unit Current
ICFIID 023-001 01/10/2023 Staff Vaccinations Current
ICFIID 022-025 12/16/2022 CMS Released QSO-23-02-ALL, Revising Guidance for Staff Vaccination Requirements Current
ICFIID 022-024 10/31/2022 QSO 21-08-NTLC (Revised) COVID-19 Focused Infection Control Survey Tool for Acute and Continuing Care Providers and Suppliers Current
ICFIID 022-023 10/14/2022 State of Emergency Ending in WA State on October 31 Current

Amended November 9, 2022

ICFIID 022-022 10/07/2022 Epidemic Preparedness and Response Guidelines Current
ICFIID 022-021 09/28/2022 Emergency Health Practitioner Volunteer Program Ends When the State of Emergency Ends on October 31, 2022 Current
ICFIID 022-020 09/20/2022 COVID-19, Influenza and Pneumococcal Reminder Current
ICFIID 022-019 09/13/2022 Up to Date Definition - Bivalent COVID-19 Vaccine Current
ICFIID 022-018 08/23/2022 Monkeypox Update from Washington State Department of Health Current
ICFIID 022-017 08/05/2022 Certified Residential Services and Supports and ICF/IID Program Regionalization Current
ICFIID 022-016 07/22/2022 QSO-22-18-ALL: Clarifying Vaccination Expectations for Surveyors Performing Federal Oversight and Rescinding QSO-10-22-ALL Current
ICFIID 022-015 06/24/2022 New DOH Long-Term Care Visitation Resources Current
ICFIID 022-014 06/23/2022 CMS QSO 22-17-ALL: Updating Staff Vaccination Survey Requirements Current
ICFIID 022-013 06/16/2022 RCS Transition to Paperless Work During Inspections in LTC Settings Current
ICFIID 022-012 06/10/2022 Alternatives to Temporary Barriers Used to Separate COVID Areas in LTC Settings Current
ICFIID 022-011 05/27/2022 Use of Emergency Medical Services by Licensed and Certified Long-Term Care Providers Current
ICFIID 022-010 04/27/2022 QSO-22-15-NH & NLTC & LSC Update to COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Blanket Waivers for Specific Providers Current
ICFIID 022-009 03/18/2022 Secretary of Health Order 20-03.8, Face Coverings - Statewide, Effective March 12, 2022 Current

Amended April 1, 2022

ICFIID 022-008 03/09/2022 Updated COVID-19 Guidance from the Department of Health Current