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News Releases: Health Washington State

Details: OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson issued the following statement today after a federal judge in northern California ruled that the Trump Administration’s reinterpretation of a long-standing provision of the Medicaid Act that allows voluntary payroll deductions — such as union dues and health care premiums — from payments to in-home caregivers is invalid.

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Health Care Lawsuit Washington State

Details: Multi-State Health Care Lawsuit In December 2009, Attorney General Rob McKenna joined several state attorneys general in expressing concerns over provisions in the Senate health care bill that appeared to violate our federal Constitution. At that point, the states were primarily concerned about the special arrangement in the Senate’s health care proposal which permanently

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Health Clubs Washington State

Details: Health Clubs. Personal fitness is important, and joining gyms or fitness centers can be a key to better health. But when deciding to join a health club, it's important to make the right choice. Washington's health club law (RCW 19.142) covers most clubs. Below are some tips to consider from the Washington State Attorney General's Office.

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Healthcare Transactions Notification Requirement

Details: UPDATED NOTICE: On January 5, 2021, Virginia Mason Health System and CHI Franciscan Health announced that they have finalized the agreement regarding the transaction they first announced in July 2020. Pursuant to RCW 19.390, the two health systems have filed a formal notice of the agreement, and the Antitrust Division is reviewing the transaction to determine whether it will

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Fact sheet: The Affordable Care Act’s impacts on

Details: Impact on health care costs: Without the ACA, between 2019 to 2028, Washington would lose $4.7 billion in federal Marketplace spending and $38.1 billion in federal Medicaid spending — a total of $42.8 billion. From 2019 to 2028, Washington hospitals …

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HEALTH CARE CLINICS Washington State

Details: These clinics would have provided health education and general health care to prevent or intervene early to minimize long-term consequences from: (1) substance abuse, (2) abuse and neglect, (3) mental or emotional difficulties, (4) nutritional and health care deprivation, (5) sexual activity, (6) sexually transmitted diseases, (7) teen

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Prescription Drug Prices Washington State

Details: No health insurance/prescription drug coverage? You can still save! Not everyone has health insurance, and not everyone with health insurance has pharmaceutical coverage, but Washington residents can still purchase the prescription drugs they need through the Washington Prescription Drug Program. The program is FREE!; The average member saves $25.34-- or 43 percent-- per prescription

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Medicaid Fraud Washington State

Details: Medicaid and Medicare started in 1964. Medicare provides health insurance to people age 65 and over and those who have permanent kidney failure and certain people with disabilities. Medicaid, on the other hand, is health insurance for qualifying low-income and needy people. Medicaid eligible recipients can include children, the elderly, and

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Living Wills Washington State

Details: A Health Care Directive expresses the wish for treatment when near death or permanently unconscious, if a person is not able to make medical decisions themselves. The Directive is in effect only when a doctor confirms the condition is terminal or two doctors confirm that …

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AG Ferguson lawsuit halts insurance company’s deceptive

Details: Health Insurance Team pays $50,000 for deceptive use of a near-identical domain name as the official Exchange OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson today secured a court order against Health Insurance Team, a Seattle-based insurance company, for imitating the official state-run health insurance exchange. Ferguson’s complaint, filed today along with the order, asserts that

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Whether Physical Therapists And Occupational Therapists

Details: It also permits health care professionals licensed or certified under the chapters listed in RCW 18.100.050(5)(a) to co-own a health care practice. It does not, however, allow physical and occupational therapists to co-own a health care practice with health care professionals listed in RCW 18.100.050(5)(a).

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Judge rejects opioid distributors’ request to dismiss AG

Details: Instead, McKesson, Cardinal Health and AmerisourceBergen have faced repeated actions from the DEA for continuously failing to stop and report suspicious opioid shipments, paying hundreds of millions in fines for their failure to follow the rules. Based on shipping data, a conservative calculation suggests these companies may have shipped more

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AG Ferguson sues CHI Franciscan over price-fixing and

Details: Franciscan Health System, doing business as CHI Franciscan Health, is a non-profit healthcare system headquartered in Tacoma. CHI Franciscan has spread northward up both sides of Puget Sound through a series of significant acquisitions in the past five years. It owns and operates seven hospitals in the Puget Sound region and includes over 600

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FAQ: Rekhter v. Washington Department of Social and Health

Details: OLYMPIA – The Washington State Attorney General’s Office and Department of Social and Health Services today issued the following answers to questions about the status of the Rekhter v. Washington Department of Social and Health Services case: Q: How much did the State Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 ruling in Rekhter v. DSHS order DSHS to pay to care providers?

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FUNERAL EXPENSES ‑- PUBLIC ASSISTANCE Washington State

Details: FUNERAL EXPENSES ‑- PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.The Department of Public Assistance's responsibility under RCW 74.08.120 to provide funds for funeral expenses for persons dying without assets is absolute and not relieved or lessened by virtue of the provisions of RCW 68.08.160.

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Financial responsibility for costs of medical care

Details: The statute permits either the “governing unit” or the health care provider to seek reimbursement from the confined person for the costs of health care services not provided under RCW 74.09, including reimbursement from the arrestee’s insurance or other medical benefit program which might provide coverage. RCW 70.48.130.

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Consumer Alert: AG Ferguson warns consumers of scam health

Details: OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson urges consumers to be on the lookout for websites posing as the state’s health insurance marketplace. The Washington Health Benefit Exchange has received dozens of complaints from Washingtonians coming across websites posing as the official health insurance marketplace. Some websites are tricking Washingtonians to get their personal

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Washington to receive record Medicaid fraud settlement of

Details: The Washington Department of Social and Health Services, Office of Fraud & Accountability investigates client fraud. You can report Medicaid Client Fraud via the Department’s Online Complaint Form, call the Welfare Fraud Hotline at 1-800-562-6906 or send the complaint to Welfare Fraud Hotline, P.O. Box 45817, Olympia, Washington 98504-5817

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MUNICIPAL CORPORATIONS ‑- CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- COUNTIES

Details: 1 /The Legislature has enacted specific statutes pertaining to health and welfare benefits for the employees of certain political subdivisions of the state. For example, RCW 48.62.035 empowers school districts and educational service districts to "self-fund their employees' loss of time and health benefit plans" under certain circumstances.

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Consumer Alert: AG Ferguson warns consumers of scam health

Details: OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson urges consumers to be on the lookout for websites posing as the state’s health insurance marketplace. The Washington Health Benefit Exchange has received complaints from Washingtonians coming across ads and websites posing as the official health insurance marketplace. It has also received complaints about ads and websites claiming to

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HEALTH ‑- REGULATION, REQUIRING CONNECTION WITH …

Details: HEALTH ‑- REGULATION, REQUIRING CONNECTION WITH EXISTING SEWER. 1. It is not an unlawful delegation of legislative authority to allow an administrative body to pass upon a condition or state of things if proper standards to govern the Board are legislatively enunciated;. 2. A municipal sewer system is accessible to a non-resident [[nonresident]]of a municipality if the municipality will

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ‑- COUNSELORS ‑- REGISTRATION OF

Details: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ‑- COUNSELORS ‑- REGISTRATION OF COUNSELORS UNDER THE OMNIBUS CREDENTIALING ACT FOR COUNSELORSRCW 18.19.030 requires counselors to register with the Department of Health. This registration requirement applies to individuals who provide counseling services. A business that employs counselors is not required to register with the Department of Health

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Attorney General files charges in 2019 supported living

Details: Kramer told us she works for Aacres and Inland Northwest Behavioral Health. Ms. Kramer said on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, her assigned shift was 6:00 am to 2:00 pm. She said Vicki Heitner was the other staff person working with her that day. Ms. Kramer said that M.W. did have quite a few medical issues. Ms.

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MENTAL ILLNESS Washington State

Details: FIREARMS‑-CRIMES‑-MENTAL ILLNESS 1. A person who has been convicted of a crime of violence as defined in statute, or a felony in which a firearm was used or displayed, or a felony violation of Washington's Uniform Controlled Substances Act or an equivalent statute of another jurisdiction, remains ineligible to receive a license to carry a concealed pistol in any

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Fighting & Reporting Medicaid Fraud Washington State

Details: Keep your Medicaid card number and Medicaid records in a secure location. Do NOT give out medical information or share your card number except with your doctor, clinic, hospital or other health care provider; Be wary of "free" tests, services, or medical products …

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AG Ferguson challenges Trump’s “conscience rule” for

Details: Washington receives over $10.5 billion every year in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Washington relies on those funds for essential public health programs, including the Children’s Health Insurance Program, HIV/AIDS and STD prevention and education, and substance abuse and mental health treatment.

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DISTRICTS ‑- SCHOOLS ‑- HEALTH ‑- IMMUNIZATION

Details: DISTRICTS ‑- SCHOOLS ‑- HEALTH ‑- IMMUNIZATION ‑- CONSTITUTIONALITY OF IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENT FOR SCHOOL ATTENDANCECertain proposed legislation now pending before the state legislature (see Senate Bill No. 2241 and House Bill No. 502) to require specified immunizations of school age children as a prerequisite for admission to public or private schools would, if enacted as

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HEALTH ‑- X RAYS ‑- MAY INMATES OF COUNTY JAILS BE

Details: HEALTH ‑- X RAYS ‑- MAY INMATES OF COUNTY JAILS BE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THERETO. Persons shortly after their admission to either county or city jails may be required to submit to a chest X-ray having for its purpose the discovery of tuberculosis. March 19, 1956

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SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE ‑- HEALTH ‑- MARRIAGE

Details: SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE ‑- HEALTH ‑- MARRIAGE ‑- AMENDMENT ‑- LICENSES That portion of RCW 26.04.210 which requires applicants for marriage licenses to make and file with the county an affidavit showing they are not afflicted with any contagious venereal disease is still enforceable, and was not repealed or amended by chapter 206, Laws of 1988 (an act relating to AIDS and

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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Details: Second, because protection of public health is an important governmental activity, public health statutes and the authority they provide to public health officers are liberally construed. Spokane Cy. Health Dist. v. Brockett, 120 Wn.2d 140, 839 P.2d 324 (1992). However, liberal construction of a statute does not authorize expansion of the

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DISTRICTS ‑- SCHOOLS ‑- INSURANCE ‑- HEALTH ‑- CONTRACTS

Details: DISTRICTS ‑- SCHOOLS ‑- INSURANCE ‑- HEALTH ‑- CONTRACTS (1) RCW 28A.58.420, as amended by § 2, chapter 269, Laws of 1971, 1st Ex. Sess., permits but does not require all school districts to make available to their employees an insurance program which would include medical or health care coverage entitling the beneficiaries to utilize the services of those practitioners who are

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AG Ferguson: Federal judge blocks Trump Administration

Details: The Trump Administration’s own estimates show that the rule would increase health insurance costs by over $400 million in 2020 alone. Washington insurance companies estimated that this rule would raise their administrative costs by $100,000 to $500,000 each, a total of $3.5 million, leaving less funding available to cover health services.

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Attorney General issues report on access to firearms by

Details: Seattle - Attorney General Rob McKenna joined King County prosecutor Dan Satterberg, David Weston from the DSHS Mental Health Division and Chief Vicky For highlights of the report, clickHERE Graphs and Recommendations For the full report, clickHERE Stormo from the University of Washington’s police department in releasing a report outlining necessary improvements to

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SOCIAL SECURITY ‑- STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ASSUMING

Details: "the local health officer shall have supervision over county hospitals and other public institutions utilized in providing medical service to the eligible persons. The local Health Department shall make full use of public, free and voluntary facilities and services in the administration of this program."

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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- HEALTH ‑- CRIMES ‑- ENFORCEMENT …

Details: OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- HEALTH ‑- CRIMES ‑- ENFORCEMENT OF REGULATIONS RESTRICTING SMOKING IN PUBLIC PLACES (1) RCW 43.20.050 does not require all state, county, city or township officers or employees to "enforce" the provisions of chapter 248-152 WAC restricting smoking in public places or be subject to criminal penalties for their failure to do so; instead, …

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ‑- FEDERAL AID FOR HOSPITAL SURVEY

Details: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ‑- FEDERAL AID FOR HOSPITAL SURVEY AND CONSTRUCTION ACT 1. Public Law 725 enacted by the 79th Congress, August 13, 1946, entitled "Hospital Survey and Construction Act" was not adopted by reference in ch. 197, L. 1949. 2. Chapter 197, L.

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HEALTH ‑- COUNTIES ‑- CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- BOARDING …

Details: HEALTH ‑- BOARDING HOMES FOR THE AGED ‑- PLACES OF REFUGE ‑- REGULATION AND LICENSING.COUNTIES ‑- BOARDING HOMES FOR THE AGED ‑- PLACES OF REFUGE ‑- REGULATION AND LICENSING.CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- BOARDING HOMES FOR THE AGED ‑- PLACES OF REFUGE ‑- REGULATION AND LICENSING.Local authorities may not enact or enforce …

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SCHOOL DISTRICTS ‑- SCHOOL PROPERTY ‑- HEALTH CARE …

Details: SCHOOL DISTRICTS ‑- SCHOOL PROPERTY ‑- HEALTH CARE CLINICS 1. School districts may lease surplus school district property to public or private entities on the condition that the leased property be used for an adolescent health care clinic, where the board of directors finds that such a use is compatible with the district's other uses for its property and

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HEALTH ‑- INSURANCE ‑- HEALTH INSURANCE POOL

Details: Is a health care service contractor that provides health insurance coverage exclusively for chiropractic services to its subscribers, and does not provide health insurance coverage for hospital services or other medical services, subject to assessments under RCW 48.41.090 as a member of the health insurance pool established by chapter 48.41 RCW?

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Effects of Webster v. Reproductive Health Services on

Details: Reproductive Health Services on Washington laws. | Washington State. Effects of Webster v. Reproductive Health Services on Washington laws. 1. RCW 9.02.010 is still unenforceable insofar as it purports, in conjunction with RCW 9.02.060 et seq., to prohibit abortions occurring more than four lunar months after conception but prior to viability. 2.

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Authority of county health board to order fluoridation of

Details: A county health board may lawfully order the fluoridation of a water supply system owned and operated by a public utility district and located within the county’s jurisdiction. 2. Subject to constitutional requirements, a county health board may lawfully order a public utility district to fluoridate a discrete portion of the PUD’s water

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Requirement of Adequate Water Supply Before a Building

Details: GROWTH MANAGEMENT ACT--DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH--BOARD OF HEALTH--BUILDINGS--COUNTIES--STATE BUILDING CODE--WATER--Requirement of Adequate Water Supply Before a Building Permit is Issued1. RCW 19.27.097 provides that an applicant for a building permit must provide evidence of an adequate supply of potable water. The authority to make this determination is the local …

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CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- FIRST CLASS ‑- HEALTH AND WELFARE …

Details: CITIES AND TOWNS ‑- FIRST CLASS ‑- HEALTH AND WELFARE PLANA city of the first class may provide health and welfare for its employees if the city charter so provides. Health and welfare benefits given to elective officials during their present term of office constitute additional compensation and would violate Article XI, § 8 of the Washington Constitution.

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Providence, Swedish to pay $1.4M for failing to inform

Details: Thousands of patients surprised with out-of-network charges will receive $385,101 in restitution OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced that affiliated health care providers, Providence Health & Services and Swedish Health Services, will pay more than $1.4 million as a result of an investigation by the Attorney General’s Office.

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PUBLIC RECORDS ‑ DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ‑ AUTHORITY OF …

Details: The term includes any record of disclosures of health care information. A "patient" is "an individual who receives or has received health care." RCW 70.02.010(10). "Health care" is defined as: [A]ny care, service, or procedure provided by a health care provider: (a) To diagnose, treat, or maintain a patient's physical or mental condition; or

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DENTAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES Washington State

Details: DENTAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES (1) Dentistry is a medical care within the meaning of the definition health care services. (2) A company organized for the purpose of selling memberships which entitle the purchaser to dental care at reduced rates is a health care service contractor and the membership fees paid constitute at least a partial prepayment of such service.

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AG Ferguson sues Trump Administration over health

Details: The Trump Administration’s rule applies specifically to qualified health plans sold to individuals on state-run health care exchanges such as the Washington Health Benefit Exchange. More than 200,000 Washingtonians are covered under qualified health plans. Under the Affordable Care Act, federal funds cannot be used to cover abortions.

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OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- COUNTY ‑- CORONER ‑- JURISDICTION

Details: OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- COUNTY ‑- CORONER ‑- JURISDICTION OVER CERTAIN BODIESThe jurisdiction of a county coroner under the first clause of RCW 68.08.010 extends to the body of a deceased person who, although not physically seen by a physician or other medical practitioner within the 36 hours preceding death, was generally under a physician's care for a number of years prior

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AIDS ‑- EDUCATION ‑- HEALTH ‑- SCHOOLS ‑- SUPERINTENDENT

Details: AIDS ‑- EDUCATION ‑- HEALTH ‑- SCHOOLS ‑- SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION1. RCW 28A.05.055 requires school districts to provide education on acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) at least once during each school year beginning with the 1988-89 school year.2. If a school district elects to develop its own AIDS curricula, it need not complete the curricula prior to

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