Topical Index

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               (See also EMERGENCY SERVICES; HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS; MENTAL HEALTH; SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT)
Abortion services, hospital provision of, certificate of need review determination: SB 5586
Assisted suicide services, hospital provision of, certificate of need review determination: SB 5586
Billing of patients, charges and fees, providing meaningful estimate to patients and web site listing of common procedure charges: SB 5265
Breastfeeding-friendly Washington designation, creating to recognize certain hospitals: HB 2329, SB 6298, SSB 6298
Bullet and gunshot wounds, requirements when patient indicates domestic violence caused their injury: * ESB 5305, CH 252 (2013)
Business and occupation surtax on hospitals, extending to provide basic education and higher education funding: HB 2037, HB 2038, ESHB 2038
Certificate of need review, eliminating for all facilities except hospitals: SB 5017
Certificate of need review, hospital ability to provide abortion and assisted suicide services: SB 5586
Criminal offenders or suspects in hospitals, requiring guarding of violent or sexual offenders by law enforcement: SB 5968
Disproportionate share hospitals, health care authority payment rates for medical assistance recipients, establishing low-income payment mechanism: HB 1635, SHB 1635
Emergency department overcrowding, department of health to convene stakeholders meeting concerning, requirements: SB 5629
Emergency engines or backup generators, compliance with emissions requirements, standards for: SB 5796, SSB 5796
Employees, health care facilities, mandatory overtime provisions: HB 1153
Employees, health care facilities, meal and rest break requirements: HB 1152
Health care authority, contracting of hospitals with authority each fiscal biennium: * ESSB 5913, CH 17 (2013)
Health care providers, staff privileges for, hospital requests for certain information from facilities and provider: * ESB 5666, CH 301 (2013)
Health care-associated infections, reporting, aligning state requirements with federal requirements: * HB 1471, CH 319 (2013) PV, SB 5415
Hospital safety net assessment and fund, modifying provisions to pay for medicaid hospital services and grants: HB 2016, 2ESHB 2016, SB 5913, * ESSB 5913, CH 17 (2013)
Hospital safety net assessment and fund, state to phase down during medicaid expansion and end reliance on: SB 5913, * ESSB 5913, CH 17 (2013)
Hospital safety net assessments, adjusting timelines: HB 2790, HB 2791, SB 6570, * ESSB 6570, CH 143 (2014)
Hospitals for the sick, nonprofit, property tax exemption requirements: SB 5041
Jail inmates, hospitals to contract with jails as condition of licensure: HB 1911, SHB 1911, SB 5792, SB 5892, * 2ESSB 5892, CH 14 (2013)
Jail inmates, jail requirements when contracting with hospitals: SB 5892, * 2ESSB 5892, CH 14 (2013)
Newborn screening, births outside hospital, collecting blood sample for tests: * SHB 2544, CH 18 (2014)
Newborn screening, hospitals to collect blood sample for certain screening tests: HB 2544
Noncritical access hospitals, designing system of hospital quality incentive payments for: HB 2016, 2ESHB 2016, SB 5913, * ESSB 5913, CH 17 (2013)
Nurses, hospital staffing practices, requirements: HB 1095, SHB 1095
Overcrowding and boarding, hospitals that experience, fining of: SB 5629
Patients, discharge data in comprehensive hospital abstract reporting system, maintaining confidentiality: HB 2380, SB 6139, * ESSB 6265, CH 220 (2014) PV
Patients, Washington state patient safety act: HB 1095, SHB 1095
Prospective payment system, psychiatric, and rehabilitation hospitals, designing system of quality incentive payments for: SB 5913
Public hospital districts, certificate of need requirements, exemption from: SB 5225, SB 5226
Public hospital districts, commissioners, election of boards of, modifying provisions: SB 5747, SB 6004
Public hospital districts, commissioners, extending contribution limits for candidates for boards of: * SB 5748, CH 311 (2013), SB 5925
Public hospital districts, commissioners, health coverage provisions: SB 5450
Public hospital districts, dissolution, providing method for districts of a certain size: SB 5746
Public hospital districts, joint venture agreements, limits on district delegation of authority: SB 6425
Public hospital districts, officials of, personal financial affairs reporting: SB 6348
Public hospital districts, representative on capital projects advisory review board, removing from board: SSB 5184
Quality incentive payments, designing system of payments for noncritical access hospitals: HB 2016, 2ESHB 2016, * ESSB 5913, CH 17 (2013)
Quality incentive payments, designing system of payments for prospective payment system, psychiatric, and rehabilitation hospitals: SB 5913
Residency programs, for primary care physicians, developing through partnerships with Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences: SHB 2109
Residency programs, for primary care physicians, developing through partnerships with University of Washington: HB 2109, SHB 2109
Review of medical staff, other employees, and associated providers, process requirements: HB 1436, SB 5550
Rural hospitals that are sole community hospitals, enhanced medicaid payment rates for: HB 1916, SB 5829, SB 5859, * SSB 5859, CH 57 (2014)
Seattle Children's Hospital, honoring the work of: * SR 8647 (2013)
Stab wounds, requirements when patient indicates domestic violence caused their injury: * ESB 5305, CH 252 (2013)
Telemedicine, physicians providing, requirements and conditions: HB 1448, 2ESHB 1448