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               (See also ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE; HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS; HEALTH DEPARTMENTS, LOCAL)
Ambulances, patient transport to non-hospital facilities, work group, DOH role: HB 1721, * SHB 1721, CH 157 (2015)
Ambulatory surgical facilities, regulatory provisions, department role: SB 5778, * SSB 5778, CH 146 (2016) PV, SB 6446
Applications and permits, requiring consistent and prompt department decision making: SB 5197, SSB 5197
Applied behavior analysis, creating state applied behavior analysis advisory committee, department role: HB 1555, SB 5488, * SSB 5488, CH 118 (2015)
Blood donation, blood-collecting or distributing establishments, registry and registration of, department role: HB 2580, * SHB 2580, CH 47 (2016)
Blood samples, for newborn screening for disorders, consent and specimen destruction, department role: HB 2750
Certificates of need, granting of application, appeals process and adjudicative proceedings: SB 5149, SSB 5149
Certificates of need, issuance to hospital or related entity for sale, purchase, or lease of other hospital, suspending: HB 1870
Chemical dependency treatment, program certification, transferring duties from DSHS to department: HB 1888, SHB 1888
Declarations, statewide health care declarations registry, entity to manage, department role: HB 2652, SHB 2652
Dental quality assurance commission, dental licensing, residency completion in lieu of examination: HB 2819, SB 6404
Diabetes, agency goals, benchmarks, and plans, department role: HB 1835, * SB 5689, CH 56 (2016)
Disability, person with, training program for 911 personnel and first responders when at scene, department role: SHB 2287
Disciplining authorities, expansion of a scope of practice by, secretary authority to stay: HB 1339
Disciplining authorities, licensee and applicant background checks, criminal history records change notification program: SHB 2080
Down syndrome, resource information for parents, department to develop: * HB 2403, CH 70 (2016), SB 6613
Environmental permit applications, review of, notice to residents of highly impacted communities, department role: SB 5618
Extended stay recovery centers, comprehensive provisions, department role: SB 5453
Family medicine residency programs, performance audit and evaluation of, department to perform: SB 5680
Flame retardants, in children's products and upholstered furniture, limiting, department role: HB 2545, * ESHB 2545, CH 176 (2016), SB 6440
Flame retardants, in children's products and upholstered furniture, stakeholder advisory committees, department to create: * ESHB 2545, CH 176 (2016)
Genital mutilation, female, plan for education about and prevention and treatment of, department role: HB 2497
Health care costs, task force on high patient out-of-pocket costs, department to create: HB 2871, SHB 2871
Health care costs, task force on patient out-of-pocket costs, department to create: SB 6569, * SSB 6569, CH 25 (2016) V
Health workforce innovation projects, approval process, department role: HB 1340, SHB 1340
Hospital pharmacy licenses, to include hospital's practitioner offices and multipractitioner clinics, department regulatory role: SB 6558
Hospital pharmacy licenses, to include hospital's practitioner offices and multipractitioner clinics, PQAC regulatory role: * SSB 6558, CH 118 (2016)
Hospitals, survey and audit process, evaluations compilation report, eliminating: * EHB 2883, CH 197 (2016)
Immunization, human papillomavirus (HPV), department to report to legislature concerning: SB 6562
Indian tribes, dental health aide therapist services, including treatment outcomes study, department role: SHB 1441
Interstate medical licensure compact commission, creation and role of: HB 2452, SHB 2452, SB 6228
Massage, board of, therapist or practitioner licensure, recognizing prior education: * HB 2781, CH 53 (2016), SB 6399
Medical quality assurance commission, authority and requirements: HB 1874, SHB 1874, SB 5773
Medical quality assurance commission, limited associate physician licenses, rule-making authority: HB 2343
Medical quality assurance commission, posttreatment Lyme disease syndrome, long-term antibiotic therapy, studying: * SSB 5448, CH 89 (2015)
Naloxone access grant program, establishing, department role: HB 2132
Nursing care quality assurance commission, hospitals denying privileges to ARNP's, commission notification: HB 2485, HB 2865, SHB 2865
Osteopathic medicine and surgery, board, limited associate physician licenses, rule-making authority: HB 2343
Osteopathic medicine and surgery, board, members of: HB 1275, SB 5558
Performance management systems, department to develop using Baldridge excellence framework: SSB 6544
Pesticide applications, notice, reporting, and fines for violations, department role: HB 2392, SB 6507
Pesticides, human exposure to, investigation of and department role: HB 2751
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, customer suicide awareness materials: HB 2793, SHB 2793, * E2SHB 2793, CH 90 (2016) PV, SB 6603
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, hospital pharmacy license holders' practitioner offices and clinics, regulation of: SB 6558, * SSB 6558, CH 118 (2016)
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, interchangeable biological products information, providing: * ESB 5935, CH 242 (2015)
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, long-term care or hospice drugs: SB 6203, * ESSB 6203, CH 148 (2016)
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, oral contraception and patches, commission role: SB 6467
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, oral contraception, rings, and patches, commission role: SSB 6467
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, pharmacists initiating or modifying contraception drug therapy, identifying, PQAC role: * 2SHB 2681, CH 132 (2016)
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, referring to commission rather than board in certain statutes: SB 5751
Pharmacy quality assurance commission, seizure and auction of illegal marijuana, commission role: HB 1650
Public water systems, financial assistance activities, transferring to department: HB 1464, * 2ESB 5251, CH 111 (2016)
Sewage systems, on-site, low-interest loan program to assist homeowners with, department role: HB 2527, SHB 2527
Sexual assault nurse examiners, availability of, department to study: HB 2711
Suicide assessment and treatment for providers, training program, department role: HB 1424, * ESHB 1424, CH 249 (2015)
Suicide awareness strategies, firearms dealer or range participation tax credit, department role: SHB 2793
Suicide awareness strategies, firearms dealer participation tax credit, department role: HB 2793, SB 6603
Telemedicine, board of, creating, department role: SB 5986
Women, maternal mortality review panel, establishing, department role: * E2SSB 6534, CH 238 (2016)