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PDFWAC 246-978-020

Reporting.

(1) To comply with the act, within thirty calendar days of writing a prescription for medication to end the life of a qualified patient, the attending physician shall send the following completed, signed, and dated documentation by mail to the State Registrar, Center for Health Statistics, P.O. Box 47814, Olympia, WA 98504:
(a) The patient's completed written request for medication to end life, either using the Written Request for Medication to End My Life in a Humane and Dignified Manner form, DOH 422-063, or in substantially the same form as described in the act;
(b) Attending Physician's Compliance form, DOH 422-064;
(c) Consulting Physician's Compliance form, DOH 422-065; and
(d) Psychiatric/Psychological Consultant's Compliance form, DOH 422-066, if an evaluation was performed.
(2) Within thirty calendar days of a qualified patient's ingestion of a lethal dose of medication obtained under the act, or death from any other cause, whichever comes first, the attending physician shall complete the Attending Physician's After Death Reporting form, DOH 422-068.
(3) To comply with the act, within thirty calendar days of dispensing medication, the dispensing health care provider shall file a copy of the Pharmacy Dispensing Record form, DOH 422-067, with the State Registrar, Center for Health Statistics, P.O. Box 47814, Olympia, WA 98504. Information to be reported to the department shall include:
(a) Patient's name and date of birth;
(b) Patient's address;
(c) Prescribing physician's name and phone number;
(d) Dispensing health care provider's name, address and phone number;
(e) Medication dispensed and quantity;
(f) Date the prescription was written; and
(g) Date the medication was dispensed.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.245 RCW. WSR 09-06-010, ยง 246-978-020, filed 2/20/09, effective 3/5/09.]
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