Topical Index

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               (See also LONG-TERM CARE; MENTAL HEALTH; SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER)
Behavioral health services, children's mental health, HCA role: HB 1876, SHB 1876, SB 5903, SSB 5903, * 2SSB 5903, CH 360 (2019)
Behavioral health services, family-initiated for adolescents, data collection: HB 2883, * SHB 2883, CH 185 (2020), SB 6634
Behavioral health services, offender reentry community services work group: SB 6638
Behavioral health services, offender reentry services work group: ESSB 6638
Behavioral health services, performance measures and value-based purchasing: SB 5056
Behavioral health, American Indians/Alaska Natives, HCA role: HB 2750, SB 6259, * SSB 6259, CH 256 (2020)
Behavioral health, full integration implementation, HCA role: HB 1393, SHB 1393, SB 5432, SSB 5432, * E2SSB 5432, CH 325 (2019)
Commitment, involuntary, community and state hospital care, work group: HB 1393, SHB 1393, SB 5432, SSB 5432, * E2SSB 5432, CH 325 (2019)
Data issues, advisory committee on, new board to establish: HB 2457, SHB 2457, * 2SHB 2457, CH 340 (2020)
Drug importation program, wholesale prescription, HCA to design/implement: SB 6110
Drug purchasing, HCA purchasing of prescription drugs, when: SHB 2662, * E2SHB 2662, CH 346 (2020)
Drug purchasing, northwest prescription drug consortium, duties: SB 6113, SSB 6113
Health benefit exchange, persons with plans through, premium assistance: HB 2901
Health benefit exchange, standardized health plans, HCA role: HB 1523, SHB 1523, E2SHB 1523, SB 5526, * ESSB 5526, CH 364 (2019)
Health benefit plans, mental health services for, modifying for parity: HB 1447
Health benefit plans, substance use disorder/mental health services, parity: HB 2338, * SHB 2338, CH 228 (2020)
Health care claims, statewide all-payer database, transfer to HCA: HB 1776, SHB 1776, 2SHB 1776, SB 5741, * ESSB 5741, CH 319 (2019)
Health care cost transparency board and advisory committees, HCA to establish: HB 2457, SHB 2457, * 2SHB 2457, CH 340 (2020)
Health services, physical/behavioral, state-funded via intermediaries, rates review: HB 2944
Healthy youth survey, adverse childhood experiences module, HCA role: * SSB 6191, CH 251 (2020)
Indigency, defendant proof of, receipt of public assistance as, HCA role: SB 6215, SSB 6215
Interpreter services, for sensory-impaired public assistance applicants: * SB 5558, CH 152 (2019)
Kindergarten, parent guide, DSHS to provide to parents/caregivers/guardians: SHB 2865
Kindergarten, readiness guidelines, DSHS to provide to parents/caregivers/guardians: HB 2865
Long-term care, insurance benefit for, HCA role: HB 1087, SHB 1087, * 2SHB 1087, CH 363 (2019), SB 5331, SSB 5331
Long-term services and supports trust program, premium exemption, when: HB 2423, SB 6267, * SSB 6267, CH 98 (2020)
Long-term services/supports, presumptive eligibility waiver request, HCA role: HB 2597, SB 6275, SSB 6275, 2SSB 6275
Managed care organizations, medicaid client services, performance analysis: SB 5523, ESSB 5523
Managed care, psychiatric, integrative capitation risk model: SB 5045
Medicaid, access to baby and child dentistry, outreach/involvement, HCA role: HB 2905, * SHB 2905, CH 293 (2020)
Medicaid, ambulance transport providers, payments add-on for, HCA role: HB 2846, SB 6534, * ESSB 6534, CH 354 (2020)
Medicaid, behavioral health rate increases, appropriations use for, HCA role: * EHB 2584, CH 285 (2020)
Medicaid, hospital patient administrative days, claims codes for tracking: SB 6384
Medicaid, managed care organization prior authorization, HCA role: HB 2568, SB 6404
Medicaid, offender reentry services through, waiver for, HCA role: SB 6638, ESSB 6638
Medicaid, pediatric and neonatal critical care providers, payment rate increase: SSB 6676
Medicaid, primary care provider reimbursement, increasing payment rates: SSB 6676
Medicaid, primary care provider reimbursement, minimum fee schedule for: SB 6676, SSB 6676
Medicaid, public assistance and health insurance coverage, joint beneficiaries: * HB 2677, CH 183 (2020), SB 6395
Medicaid, rare diseases, coverage for, HCA role: SB 6486, SSB 6486
Medicaid, substance use disorder counseling, contingency management pilot: HB 2336
Medicaid, substance use disorder program/facility data disclosure, HCA role: SB 6070
Medicaid, substance use disorder treatment access: HB 2642, * ESHB 2642, CH 345 (2020)
Medical assistance, employer assessment for employees receiving, HCA role: HB 1518
Medicare and medicaid, new rural health payment system for, HCA role: HB 1810
Mental health advance directives, work group for examining use, HCA role: SB 6591, SSB 6591, 2SSB 6591
Offenders, reentry community services work group, convening, HCA role: SB 6638
Offenders, reentry services work group, convening, HCA role: ESSB 6638
Opioid use disorder, individuals with, and their newborns, HCA treatment role: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, SB 5380, * SSB 5380, CH 314 (2019)
Opioid use disorder, provisions, HCA role: HB 1331, SHB 1331, 2SHB 1331, HB 2418, SB 5380, * SSB 5380, CH 314 (2019)
Pacific islanders, COFA citizens, dental coverage for, HCA role: HB 1218, * ESB 5274, CH 311 (2019) PV
Peer support counselor certification program, transfer to DOH, sunrise review of: * 2SHB 1907, CH 446 (2019)
Performance measures coordinating committee, behavioral health role of: SB 5056
Pharmacy benefit managers, HCA or state agency as, when: SHB 2662, * E2SHB 2662, CH 346 (2020)
Prescription drugs, cost transparency, data uses/disclosure/requirements: HB 2710
Prescription drugs, cost transparency, HCA role: SHB 1224, * E2SHB 1224, CH 334 (2019), SB 5251, 2SSB 5292
Prescription drugs, northwest consortium, duties: SB 6113, SSB 6113
Primary care collaborative, establishing with HCA administering: HB 2615, SB 6413, SSB 6413
Providers and carriers, advisory committee on, new board to establish: HB 2457, SHB 2457, * 2SHB 2457, CH 340 (2020)
Public employees' benefits board, cardiac diagnostic imaging, use criteria: HB 1933
Public employees' benefits board, educational service district employees: * ESHB 2140, CH 411 (2019)
Public employees' benefits board, health care plans prior authorization: HB 2568, SB 6404
Public employees' benefits board, hospital administrative days claims codes: SB 6384
Public employees' benefits board, insulin products cost-sharing cap: SHB 2662, * E2SHB 2662, CH 346 (2020), SSB 6087, * E2SSB 6087, CH 245 (2020)
Public employees' benefits board, maximum employer share of premiums: HB 1955
Public employees' benefits board, medicare-eligible retiree premiums: HB 1085, SB 5469
Public employees' benefits board, nonvoting member from OIC, adding: HB 1220, SB 5275
Public employees' benefits board, part-time employee affordable options: SB 6011
Public employees' benefits board, pharmacy tourism program for enrollees: SB 6111
Public employees' benefits board, retired/disabled school employee coverage: SB 5686
Public employees' benefits board, single enrollment in plans: * ESSB 6189, CH 8 (2020)
Public employees' benefits board, substance use disorder treatment access: HB 2642, * ESHB 2642, CH 345 (2020)
Public employees' benefits board, substance use disorder/mental health coverage: HB 2338, * SHB 2338, CH 228 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, benefits, district optional benefits' relation to: * HB 2458, CH 231 (2020), SB 6479
School employees' benefits board, benefits, employee waiving of coverage: HB 2771, SB 6290
School employees' benefits board, certain employees/dependents not eligible: HB 2771, SB 6189, SB 6290
School employees' benefits board, educational service district employees: * ESHB 2140, CH 411 (2019)
School employees' benefits board, eligibility during COVID-19 emergency: * ESSB 6189, CH 8 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, employee-paid voluntary benefits, studying: * HB 2458, CH 231 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, health care plans prior authorization: HB 2568, SB 6404
School employees' benefits board, hospital administrative days claims codes: SB 6384
School employees' benefits board, insulin products cost-sharing cap: SHB 2662, * E2SHB 2662, CH 346 (2020), SSB 6087, * E2SSB 6087, CH 245 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, job-sharing employee hours for eligibility: SB 6296
School employees' benefits board, maximum employer share of premiums: HB 1955
School employees' benefits board, part-time employee affordable options: SB 6020
School employees' benefits board, part-time employee eligibility: * ESSB 6189, CH 8 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, pharmacy tourism program for enrollees: SB 6111
School employees' benefits board, premium payment when coverage waived: * ESSB 6189, CH 8 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, repealing, adding district/low-cost options: SB 6011
School employees' benefits board, single enrollment in plans: * ESSB 6189, CH 8 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, substance use disorder treatment access: HB 2642, * ESHB 2642, CH 345 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, substance use disorder/mental health coverage: HB 2338, * SHB 2338, CH 228 (2020)
School employees' benefits board, substitute employees and coaches not eligible: HB 2771, SB 6290
School-based health centers, establishment of, HCA role: SB 6279
Substance use disorder, care level transitions, action plan for, HCA role: * ESHB 2642, CH 345 (2020)
Substance use disorder, recovery residences registry/certification, HCA role: SHB 1528, * 2SHB 1528, CH 264 (2019)
Substance use disorder, recovery support services programs, HCA role: HB 1528
Substance use disorders, persons with, required facility services for, HCA role: SB 6311, SSB 6311, 2SSB 6311
Telemedicine and store/forward technology, PEBB/SEBB plans payment parity: SB 5385
Telemedicine, PEBB/SEBB plans payment parity: HB 2770
Telemedicine, PEBB/SEBB plans, reimbursing at same rate as in-person services: * ESSB 5385, CH 92 (2020)