SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Adult Services Administration)
Date of Adoption: June 22, 2001.
Purpose: Establish guidelines for whether the department pays residential providers on last day of service; and remove obsolete language from WAC 388-71-0605, specifically around receiving residential services through SSI.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 388-71-0605 and 388-71-0613.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 74.04.050, 74.04.057, 74.04.200, and 74.08.090.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 01-03-155 on January 24, 2001.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 1, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 1, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making:
Pilot Rule Making:
or Other Alternative Rule Making:
Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
June 22, 2001
Brian Lindgren, Manager
Rules and Policies Assistance Unit2870.5
(1))) (a) Community options program entry system (COPES),
(( defined)) described in WAC (( 388-515-1505;
(2))) 388-71-0435; or
(b) Medicaid personal care funding (MPC), described in WAC 388-71-0440((
(2) If you are not eligible for services under one of the
programs listed above, you may ((
be able to)) receive state-only
funding for residential services (( through Supplemental Security
Income (SSI) as determined under WAC 388-511-1105 or
388-511-1130;)) if you meet eligibility requirements for general
assistance (( unemployment under)) unemployable, described in WAC 388-235-5000(( ; or Title XIX categorically relatable to SSI if
(a) Eighteen or older; and
(b) Unable to live alone and/or need assistance with activities of daily living)).
)) Residential care
(3) If you are on:
(a) MPC, you can receive services in adult family homes and adult residential care facilities.
Note: If you are under eighteen, you may receive MPC services in a children's foster family home or a children's group care facility.
(b) COPES, you can receive services in adult family homes, enhanced adult residential care facilities, and assisted living facilities.
(c) GAU, you can receive state-funded services in adult family homes and adult residential care facilities.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 74.08.44 [74.08.044]. 00-04-056, 388-71-0605, filed 1/28/00, effective 2/28/00.]2869.3
(1) Last day of service when the Medicaid resident dies in the facility; or
(2) Day of service before the day the Medicaid resident is discharged.