Incapacity Determination - Acceptable Medical Evidence

Purpose:

This section describes acceptable sources of medical evidence for HEN Referral incapacity determinations.

WAC 388-447-0005 What evidence does the department consider to determine incapacity?


 Clarifying Information

  1. Supplemental Medical Evidence may be used to help better understand the client's incapacities and make well-informed incapacity decisions. Supplemental Medical Evidence does not replace Objective Medical Evidence (OME). OME must still be obtained for the Progressive Evaluation Process.