WSR 06-16-072

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Disability Services Administration)

[ Filed July 28, 2006, 2:48 p.m. , effective August 28, 2006 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: WAC 388-112-0110 and 388-112-0250, Residential long-term care services -- Training, are amended to correct errors in referenced WAC and add language to replace a WAC reference that no longer exists.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 388-112-0110 and 388-112-0250.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.20.090, 70.128.040, 70.128.230.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 06-04-087 on January 31, 2006.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 2, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 2, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: July 26, 2006.

Andy Fernando, Manager

Rules and Policies Assistance Unit

3633.1
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 02-15-065, filed 7/11/02, effective 8/11/02)

WAC 388-112-0110   What is specialty training?   (1) Specialty or "special needs" training, including caregiver specialty training, provides instruction in caregiving skills that meet the special needs of people living with mental illness, dementia, or developmental disabilities. Specialty trainings are different for each population served and are not interchangeable. Specialty training may be integrated with basic training if the complete content of each training is included. DSHS must approve specialty training curricula for managers and caregivers, except for adult family home caregiver specialty training.

(2) Manager specialty training for boarding home administrators (or designees), adult family home providers and resident managers:

(a) Developmental disabilities specialty training, under WAC 388-112-0120, is the required training on that specialty for adult family home providers and resident managers, and for boarding home administrators (or designees.)

(b) Dementia specialty training, under WAC ((388-112-0135)) 388-112-0125, and mental health specialty training, under WAC ((388-112-0140)) 388-112-0135, are the required trainings on those specialties for adult family home providers and resident managers, and for boarding home administrators (or designees).

(3) Caregiver specialty training for boarding homes:

(a) Developmental disabilities specialty training, under WAC 388-112-0120, is the required training on that specialty for boarding home caregivers.

(b) Caregiver dementia training, under WAC ((388-112-0135)) 388-112-0130, and caregiver mental health training, under WAC 388-112-0140, are the required trainings on those specialties for boarding home caregivers.

(4) Caregiver specialty training for adult family homes:

The provider or resident manager who has successfully completed the manager specialty training, or a person knowledgeable about the specialty area, trains adult family home caregivers in the specialty needs of the individual residents in the adult family home, and there is no required curriculum.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.20.090, 70.128.040, 74.39A.050, 34.05.020, 2000 c 121, and 2002 c 233. 02-15-065, 388-112-0110, filed 7/11/02, effective 8/11/02.]


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 02-15-066, filed 7/11/02, effective 8/11/02)

WAC 388-112-0250   What is CPR training?   Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training is training ((that meets the content requirements in WAC 296-800-15010)) provided by an authorized CPR instructor.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.20.090, 70.128.040, 74.39A.050, 34.05.020, 2000 c 121, and 2002 c 233. 02-15-066, 388-112-0250, filed 7/11/02, effective 8/11/02.]

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