Topical Index

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT  SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH; DOMESTIC RELATIONS; FOSTER CARE; INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW BOARD, WASHINGTON STATE; LONG-TERM CARE)
211 information system, DSHS to contract with WIN 211 for operational support: HB 2039
Adoption support and related services, forecasting and budgeting, when: EHB 2008
Adult family homes, abuse and neglect reports, DSHS response: HB 1354, SB 5406
Adult family homes, bed capacity, increasing, DSHS role: HB 2381
Adult family homes, provisional license application priority processing, DSHS role: HB 2346, SB 6113
Adult residential care/enhanced, new medicaid payment system for, DSHS role: HB 2515
Aged, blind, or disabled assistance program, grant amount, studying, DSHS role: SB 6116
Aged, blind, or disabled assistance program, recipient essential needs program eligibility: HB 2667
Assisted living facilities, abuse and neglect reports, DSHS response: HB 1354, SB 5406
Assisted living, contracted, new medicaid payment system for, DSHS role: HB 2515
Behavioral health authority, designation of state, transfer to HCA, work group for: SSB 5259
Behavioral health authority, designation of state, transferring from DSHS to HCA: HB 1388, ESHB 1388, SB 5259, SSB 5259
Behavioral health licensees, fraudulent license transfers by, prohibiting: SB 5705, * SSB 5705, CH 330 (2017)
Behavioral health licensees, violations reduction by DSHS, prohibiting, when: SB 5705, * SSB 5705, CH 330 (2017)
Behavioral health organizations, serving homeless, developing strategies for: SB 5903
Behavioral health organizations, substance use disorder treatment providers: SB 5863
Behavioral health services, audits, DSHS requirements, modifying: * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, DSHS documentation requirements, DSHS to review: SHB 1819, * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, physical health integration, managed care work group: SB 5894
Behavioral health services, physical health integration, work group on: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health services, primary care, bidirectional integration, DSHS role: * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health services, primary care, integration model, DSHS role: SB 5779
Behavioral health services, provision of, reducing inefficiencies and duplications: HB 1819
Behavioral health services, provision of, reducing inefficiencies/duplications: SB 5749, SSB 5749, 2SSB 5749
Behavioral health services, whole-person care that includes: * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health system, managed care, community facilities, outpatient treatment: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health system, reforming provision of long-term psychiatric care: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health, certain DSHS functions, transferring to department of health: HB 1388, ESHB 1388, SB 5259, SSB 5259
Child abuse or neglect, family assessment response, provisions: HB 1825, SHB 1825, HB 2449, SB 6309
Child abuse or neglect, mandated reporter requirements, DSHS poster displaying: * HB 1931, CH 118 (2017), * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Child abuse or neglect, mandatory reporting by certain organizations, DSHS role: HB 2509
Child abuse or neglect, notices of founded and unfounded findings, DSHS role: HB 1814, * ESHB 1814, CH 269 (2017), SB 5490
Child protective services, forecasting and budgeting, when: EHB 2008
Child protective services, hotline for reporting child and abuse neglect to: HB 1563
Child protective services, unaccompanied homeless children, returning, DSHS role: SB 5656, SB 5864, SSB 5864
Child support, income withholding orders from DSHS, electronic funds remittance: HB 2188, SB 5597
Child support, order compliance, licensees not in, DSHS notice to parent: HB 1814, * ESHB 1814, CH 269 (2017), SB 5490
Child support, pass-through payments, reinstating, DSHS role, when: HB 2371
Child welfare services, child welfare system improvement account, creating: SB 5890, * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Child welfare services, for child victims of human trafficking, when: HB 1791
Child welfare services, foster care youth getting driver's license and insurance: HB 1808, * ESHB 1808, CH 206 (2017), SB 5663
Child welfare services, hotel room or department office child placement, prohibiting: HB 1883
Child welfare services, meeting facilitators for shared planning meetings: HB 1365, SHB 1365
Child welfare services, parent-child visitation work group, DSHS to convene: HB 1366, SHB 1366, 2SHB 1366
Child welfare services, records, when youth in crisis residential or HOPE centers: HB 1816, * SHB 1816, CH 277 (2017)
Child welfare services, remedial services to include visitation services: HB 1366, SHB 1366, 2SHB 1366
Child welfare system, girls dually involved in juvenile justice and, studying: SB 5831
Child welfare, court proceedings, DSHS role, various provisions: HB 1943
Child welfare, moving functions to new department of children, youth, and families: HB 1661, SHB 1661, * 2E2SHB 1661, CH 6 (2017), SB 5498, SSB 5498
Children's administration, child welfare functions of, moving to new agency: HB 1661, SHB 1661, * 2E2SHB 1661, CH 6 (2017), SB 5498, SSB 5498
Children's administration, documentation/paperwork requirements, DSHS to review: * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Children's mental and behavioral health disorders, access line for, DSHS role: HB 1713, SB 5763
Children, newborn, safe surrender at health care facilities, DSHS role: HB 1312, SB 5522, SSB 5522
Continuing care retirement communities, agreements and disclosures, DSHS role: HB 1232, SHB 1232, SB 5395
Dependency proceedings, petitions, exception when DSHS is petitioner: HB 1790
Developmental disabilities, persons with, job coaches, training for, DSHS role: HB 2683
Electronic benefit transfer cards, basic food/SNAP, college student on-campus use, DSHS role: HB 1569
Essential needs and housing support program, grant amount, studying, DSHS role: SB 6116
Essential needs and housing support program, homeless/at-risk ABD recipient eligibility: HB 2667
Food assistance, purchase of sweetened foods with, prohibiting, DSHS role: SB 5897
Foster care cases, lack of permanency, case review panel when, DSHS role: * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Foster care services, extended, DSHS role, modifying provisions: HB 1867, * SHB 1867, CH 265 (2017), HB 2330, SB 6222
Foster care, licensed, forecasts of, reviewing, DSHS role: * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Foster children and homes, most recent caseload forecasts, DSHS to review: EHB 2008
Foster children, care needs of, single validated tool to assess, DSHS role: EHB 2008
Foster parents, system of support services for, identifying, DSHS role: * 2ESSB 5890, CH 20 (2017) PV
Foster youth, homeschooling of, reversing DSHS rules prohibiting: HB 2053, HB 2054
Foster youth, hotel room or department office placement, prohibiting, DSHS report: HB 1883
Foster-family home, license for, homeschooling as basis for denying, prohibiting: HB 2054
Hospitals, state, coordinated quality improvement programs: SB 5512, SSB 5512
Hospitals, state, placing under licensing authority of department of health: SB 5512, SSB 5512
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP residency program plan for: SB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP training program plan for: ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric hospital managed care risk model for, creating: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, public safety and community policing services: HB 1370, SB 5159
Hospitals, state, reimbursement using quarterly average census data: HB 1996, * SB 5595, CH 222 (2017)
Hospitals, state, shifting long-term placements to community hospitals, when: HB 1546, HB 2067, 2EHB 2107, SB 5434, SSB 5434, SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, shifting long-term placements to evaluation/treatment centers: 2EHB 2107
Human trafficking, in persons, services for child victims of, DSHS role: HB 1791
Human trafficking, noncitizen victims and family members, public assistance for: SB 5818
In-home care, individual provider employment administrator program, DSHS role: HB 2426, SB 6199
Interpreters, spoken language services, purchasing from certain providers: HB 1869, SB 5682, SB 6245
Juvenile justice, moving to new department of children, youth, and families: HB 1661, SHB 1661, * 2E2SHB 1661, CH 6 (2017), SB 5498, SSB 5498
Juvenile rehabilitation administration, justice functions of, moving to new agency: HB 1661, SHB 1661, * 2E2SHB 1661, CH 6 (2017), SB 5498, SSB 5498
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, identicards for offenders when releasing from: HB 2372, SB 6114
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, placing children convicted as adults in: HB 1743, SHB 1743, 2SHB 1743, SB 5613, SSB 5613
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, residential custody services for tribal youth: HB 2373, SB 6115
Long-term care providers, hours paid by DSHS for, extending current limit: * SB 5976, CH 24 (2017)
Long-term services and supports trust program, DSHS role: HB 2533, SB 6238
Low-income carbon pollution mitigation tax grant, establishing, DSHS role: HB 2230, SB 5930
Meals on wheels program, grant program to expand, DSHS to develop: * SB 5736, CH 287 (2017)
Medicaid, assisted living/adult residential care, new payment system, DSHS role: HB 2515
Minorities, racial/ethnic, receiving assistance, bill impact statements, DSHS role: SB 5588
Nursing facility medicaid payment, modifying, DSHS role: HB 1968, SHB 1968, * SB 5715, CH 286 (2017)
Nursing homes, geriatric and behavioral health caregivers, curricula, DSHS role: HB 1548, * ESHB 1548, CH 200 (2017)
Opioid epidemic, addressing, DSHS role: HB 2489, SB 6150
Opioid treatment programs, DSHS role: HB 1427, * ESHB 1427, CH 297 (2017)
Overpayments, recovery of, withhold and deliver order, serving options for: HB 1814, * ESHB 1814, CH 269 (2017), SB 5490
Pediatric transitional care centers, for alcohol-/drug-exposed infants, DSHS role: HB 1491, SB 5152
Pediatric transitional care services, for drug-exposed infants, DSHS role: SHB 1491, * SSB 5152, CH 263 (2017)
Public assistance, income eligibility, exempting resources not federally required: SB 5862
Public safety review panel, criminally insane persons, panel authority: HB 1355, SHB 1355, SB 5278
Residential habilitation centers, DSHS role: SB 5594, SSB 5594, 2SSB 5594, SB 5887
Residential habilitation centers, Fircrest School, requirements: SB 5594, SSB 5594, 2SSB 5594, SB 5887, SB 5889
Residential habilitation centers, various provisions, DSHS role: * ESB 5646, CH 19 (2017), SB 5889
Residential habilitation centers, Yakima Valley School, requirements: * ESB 5646, CH 19 (2017), SB 5887
Residential services and supports, abuse or neglect, DSHS investigation of: HB 1792, SHB 1792
Respite services, for caregivers for persons with mental illness, pilot projects: HB 1197
Sex trafficking, child victims of, services for, DSHS role: HB 1791
Sexually violent predators, certified treatment provider program, DSHS role: HB 2579
Sexually violent predators, conditionally released, treatment availability, DSHS role: HB 2579
Skilled nursing facilities, hospital patient transfer to, work group on, DSHS role: SHB 1854
Social workers, casework and paperwork, review of requirements by DSHS: HB 1819, SB 5749, SSB 5749, 2SSB 5749
Social workers, DSHS-employed, loan repayment program eligibility for: SB 6259
Superintendent of public instruction, background checks by, DSHS role: * SSB 5605, CH 33 (2017)
Surplus real property, for affordable housing, inventory of, DSHS role: HB 2382
Trust lands, charitable, educational, penal, and reformatory institutions, transfers: * SB 5924, CH 35 (2017) PV
Urban development areas, DSHS-owned property within, inventory of: HB 1752
Voter registration, public assistance agencies as qualified agencies for, when: HB 2595
Voting, persons with disabilities, information concerning registration for, when: SB 5857
WIN 211, DSHS to contract with for 211 operational support, WTAP funds for: HB 2039
Youth shelters, runaway youth in, parental notification requirement, exceptions: HB 2061