(1) To maintain department approval, a health care entity modifying the scope, components or operation of an approved program, shall submit to the department:
(a) An application package specified in WAC 246-50-030
(b) A detailed description of the modification and how it affects the program.
(2) The department shall review each application package submitted under this section, and (a) send written notification of approval to a health care entity submitting a program with the components specified in WAC 246-50-020
; or (b) deny the application and provide the health care entity an opportunity for a brief adjudicative proceeding according to RCW 34.05.482
when the department declines to approve a program.
(3) The department shall retain a copy of the program plan.