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WAC 246-852-030: Transmittal of patient information, records, and contact lens prescriptions

Published: 2015

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WACs > Title 246 > Chapter 246-852 > Section 246-852-030



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WAC 246-852-030

Transmittal of patient information, records, and contact lens prescriptions.

(1) The practitioner who performs the contact lens fitting shall provide the contact lens specifications to a prescriber designated by the patient for the purpose of the follow up and final evaluation. The contact lens specification shall be transmitted to the designated practitioner by telephone, facsimile, mail or by electronic means.
(2) The finalized contact lens prescription shall be provided to the patient and, if requested, to the patient's designated practitioner for replacement lenses and shall be transmitted by telephone, facsimile or mail or by electronic means.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.195.050. WSR 07-20-041, § 246-852-030, filed 9/25/07, effective 10/26/07. Statutory Authority: 1994 c 106 § 6. WSR 94-17-101, § 246-852-030, filed 8/17/94, effective 9/17/94.]