WSR 11-21-071

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed October 17, 2011, 2:46 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 (DSHS).

Aging and Disability Services Administration

Division of Home and Community Services



Document Title: Public Notice.

Subject: SPA 11-33.

Effective Date: January 1, 2012.

Document Description: The aging and disability services administration of DSHS is submitting a state plan amendment to clarify the methodology for payment of personal care services. Language in the state plan is amended to clarify that the single rate for personal care provided by individual providers consists of provider wages and benefits. Benefits include health insurance, training and industrial insurance.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Debbie Johnson, Home and Community Programs, P.O. Box 45600, phone (360) 725-2531, TDD/TTY (360) 438-2637, fax (360) 438-8633, e-mail Debbie.Johnson2@dshs.wa.gov.

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