Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Use of restraint, rule change

Action defines client rights in adult day centers

From Aging and Long-Term Care Services,
CR-103 for Adult Day Services

The department of Aging and Long-Term Care Services is proposing to add a new section in chapter 388-71 WAC to define client rights regarding restraints, including physical restraints, chemical restraints, involuntary seclusion, and the use of medical devices.A hearing is set for October 25, 2016.

To view the CR-102 and rules, please open the attachments.
The hearing on these rules will be held 10 am, October 25 at:

Office Building 2
DSHS Headquarters
1115 Washington
Olympia, WA  98504

Public parking at 11th and Jefferson. A map is available at:

Hearing Date:    October 25, 2016 at 10 am