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WAC 388-101D-0650

What must a group training home do to detect and manage tuberculosis?

To detect and manage tuberculosis, a group training home must:
(1) Ensure each employee has a tuberculin test no more than three days after beginning to work with clients unless otherwise exempt under this chapter;
(2) Implement policies and procedures that comply with tuberculosis standards set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and applicable state laws;
(3) Comply with the Washington Industrial Safety and Health Act (WISHA) standards for respiratory protection; and
(4) Comply with chapter 296-842 WAC requirements to protect the health and safety of clients who may come into contact with people who have infectious tuberculosis.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 71A.12.030, 71A.12.120, 71A.12.040 and 71A.22.010. WSR 18-23-101, ยง 388-101D-0650, filed 11/20/18, effective 1/1/19.]
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