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WAC 246-322-150: Clinical Facilities

Published: 2015

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WACs > Title 246 > Chapter 246-322 > Section 246-322-150



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WAC 246-322-150

Clinical facilities.

The licensee shall provide:
(1) An adequate number of counseling or treatment rooms for group or individual therapy programs with reasonable soundproofing to maintain confidentiality;
(2) One or more seclusion rooms, with or without an exterior window, intended for short-term occupancy, with:
(a) Staff-controlled locks and relites in the door, or equivalent;
(b) Provisions for authorized staff to observe the occupant at all times;
(c) A minimum of eighty square feet of floor space, exclusive of fixed equipment, with a minimum room dimension of eight feet; and
(d) Shielded, tamper-proof lighting fixtures;
(3) One or more physical examination rooms, with or without an exterior window, equipped with:
(a) An examination table;
(b) Examination light;
(c) Storage for medical supplies and equipment; and
(d) A readily accessible handwashing sink, soap dispenser, and acceptable single-use hand-drying device; and
(4) Secure areas to properly store and handle medical supplies and medications.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 71.12 RCW and RCW 43.60.040. WSR 95-22-012, § 246-322-150, filed 10/20/95, effective 11/20/95.]