DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
[Filed December 18, 2020, 9:52 a.m.]
NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF AN INTERPRETIVE STATEMENT
Title of Interpretive Statement: Emergency Volunteers and Employment. Interpretive Statement Number: OAS 03-2020.
Issuing Entity: Department of health.
Subject Matter: Health care providers hired by a host entity for the specific purpose of responding to a governor-proclaimed state of emergency qualify as volunteer health practitioners and can register under chapter 70.15
RCW, the Uniform Volunteer Health Practitioner Act, even if hired before registration.
Effective Date: December 15, 2020.
Contact Person: Kim Butowicz, phone 360-236-4090 (desk) and 360-704-0200 (mobile), email email@example.com.