DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
[Filed August 28, 2019, 12:05 p.m.]
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF AN INTERPRETIVE STATEMENT
Title of Interpretive Statement: Exempting Patients in Nursing Homes and Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals from the Opioid Prescribing Rules. Number: INS2019-03.
Issuing Entity: Washington medical quality assurance commission.
Subject Matter: Application of opioid prescribing rules to patients in nursing homes and LTACs.
Effective Date: May 17, 2019.
Contact Person: Michael Farrell, Policy Development Manager, Washington Medical Quality Assurance Commission, Michael.firstname.lastname@example.org, 509-329-2186.