Chapter 137-100 WAC

Last Update: 10/5/98

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE TO HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV)

WAC Sections

137-100-002Purpose.
137-100-011Definitions.
137-100-021Medical records available.
137-100-031Request for records - by correctional staff members.
DISPOSITION OF SECTIONS FORMERLY CODIFIED IN THIS TITLE
137-100-001Purpose. [WSR 97-24-052, § 137-100-001, filed 11/26/97, effective 10/24/97.] Repealed by WSR 98-20-074, filed 10/5/98, effective 10/7/98.
137-100-010Definitions. [WSR 97-24-052, § 137-100-010, filed 11/26/97, effective 10/24/97.] Repealed by WSR 98-20-074, filed 10/5/98, effective 10/7/98.
137-100-020Medical records available. [WSR 97-24-052, § 137-100-020, filed 11/26/97, effective 10/24/97.] Repealed by WSR 98-20-074, filed 10/5/98, effective 10/7/98.
137-100-030Request for test results - by correctional staff members. [WSR 97-24-052, § 137-100-030, filed 11/26/97, effective 10/24/97.] Repealed by WSR 98-20-074, filed 10/5/98, effective 10/7/98.


137-100-002
Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter shall be to insure coordination of the provisions of SHB 1605, RCW 70.24.105, 70.24.340, 70.24.370 and chapter 72.09 RCW by the department of corrections and the department of health.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.107. WSR 98-15-084, § 137-100-002, filed 7/16/98, effective 8/16/98.]



137-100-011
Definitions.

The following definitions shall apply in interpreting this chapter:
(1) Correctional staff member means a department of corrections employee, an individual providing services under contract to the department, and volunteers.
(2) Department means the department of corrections.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.107. WSR 98-15-084, § 137-100-011, filed 7/16/98, effective 8/16/98.]



137-100-021
Medical records available.

The department will make available an offenders sexually transmitted disease status to any correctional staff member who has experienced a substantial exposure by that offender. Should such records be nondiscloseable, the department shall advise the correctional staff member of the process to receive that information. This process shall be facilitated by the health care manager or infection control coordinator.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.107. WSR 98-15-084, § 137-100-021, filed 7/16/98, effective 8/16/98.]



137-100-031
Request for records—By correctional staff members.

A request for test results shall be made in writing. At a minimum, the request shall include:
(1) Name of the person requesting the record;
(2) Nature of the exposure, including date and time;
(3) Name of the offender; and
(4) DOC number of the offender, if known.
The request shall be accompanied by a copy of the report of personal injury (form DOC 3-133) and a post-exposure incident report (DOC form 3-184) outlining the circumstances and results of the exposure incident.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.107. WSR 98-15-084, § 137-100-031, filed 7/16/98, effective 8/16/98.]