WSR 09-23-001

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed November 4, 2009, 2:09 p.m. ]


Notice of Interpretive or Policy Statement


In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of policy and interpretive statements issued by the department of social and health services.


Health and Recovery Services Administration (HRSA)

Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery (DBHR)


Document Title: WAC Implementation Guide (WIG).

Subject: Chapter 388-805 WAC, Certification requirements for chemical dependency service providers.

Effective Date: September 1, 2009.

Document Description: The HRSA DBHR, WIG is a resource manual about chapter 388-805 WAC that is used by Washington state certified chemical dependency service providers. The WIG provides interpretive guidelines, background information, additional resource information, and general expectations about chapter 388-805 WAC, and describes survey procedures used by DSHS DBHR certification specialists during an on-site survey. This document is only available through the DBHR web site.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Jennifer Fine, Certificaiton [Certification] Section Administrative Assistant, HRSA Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery, phone (360) 725-3703, e-mail finejk@dshs.wa.gov, to access the WIG in PDF, see the DBHR web site at http://www1.dshs.wa.gov/dasa.

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