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					                                                                                                                     State Permits Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                             Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                      Uses of Permit (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                      Identified on the Agency's Website                                   Where Permit Application is                                        Where Business Submits the
Permit Name                              Permit Category                  Purpose of Permit                        Business Activities Requiring Permit               or Application                     Total Number of Uses for Permit   Available                               Form # and Revision Date   Permit Application
Radioactive Air Emission Approval to     Air Quality                      To approve and allow the operation of Any business that emits, or has the potential to                                           1                               According to ORA, the application                                  Dept of Health, Office of Radiation
Construct (New Construction) or to                                        businesses that emit or has the        emit, radionuclide's into the air                                                                                         must contain a Notice of Construction                              Protection, Radioactive Air Emissions
modify an existing structure                                              potential to emit, radionuclide's into                                                                                                                           with the required documents as                                     Section
                                                                          the air                                                                                                                                                          described in WAC 246-247-110


Tribal Bait Harvest Site Certification   Shellfish and Water Protection   To allow a business to harvest           A business that harvests shellfish from a                                               1                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/sf/Pubs/hs DOH 332-082                   Dept of Health, Office of Shellfish and
and Bait Harvest Permit                                                   shellfish from a harvest site in a       harvest site in a growing area classified by the                                                                        c-bait-app.doc                                                     Water Protection
                                                                          growing area classified by the           department as "prohibited," "restricted," or
                                                                          department as "prohibited,"              "conditionally approved" in closed status
                                                                          "restricted," or "conditionally
                                                                          approved" in closed status

Large On-Site Sewage System              Wastewater Management            Provides DOH with information on the A business with an existing unpermitted system                                              1                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/ts/WW/Los DOH Form#337-056 (Revised      Dept of Health, Wastewater
(LOSS) Operating Permit                                                   flow and strength of the sewage,     that flows between 3,500 and 15,500 gallons of                                                                              s/WW-LOSSApp.doc                    October 2010)                  Management Section
                                                                          materials that may enter the waste   sewage per day
                                                                          stream, flow characteristics of the
                                                                          treated effluent, and site
                                                                          characteristics of the drain field
                                                                          location


Drinking Water Operating Permit          Water Quality                    To allow Group A public water            A business operating Group A public water                                               1                               Completed application, generated by                                Dept of Health, Office of Drinking
                                                                          systems (having 15 or more service       systems, having 15 or more service connections                                                                          the Dept of Health using information                               Water
                                                                          connections or regularly serving 25 or   or regularly serving 25 or more people, 60 or                                                                           provided with the Water Systems
                                                                          more people, 60 or more days per         more days per year                                                                                                      Inventory, are mailed to the system
                                                                          year) to operate                                                                                                                                                 owner. Owners must sign and return
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the application along with the permit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           fee within 70 days.



Recreational Water Contact Facilities    Water Recreation                 To allow construction of recreational    Persons planning to construct, alter, or modify a Swimming pools, spas, water parks,    6                               Owners must provide DOH or the                                     Dept of Health or local health officer
Construction Permit                                                       water contact facilities (RWCFs)         RWCF, excluding routine maintenance               wading pools, spray feature, water                                    local health officer information
                                                                                                                                                                     feature                                                               showing they are in compliance with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           WAC 246-262-040


Recreational Water Contact Facilities    Water Recreation                 To allow the operation of recreational Owners of Recreational Water Contact Facilities Swimming pools, spas, water parks,        6                               Owners must provide DOH or the                                     Dept of Health or local health officer
Operating Permit                                                          water contact facilities (RWCFs)                                                       wading pools, spray feature, water                                        local health officer information
                                                                                                                                                                 feature                                                                   showing they are in compliance with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           WAC 246-262-040


Water Recreation Facilities              Water Recreation                 To allow construction of water           Owners and builders of regulated recreational      Swimming pools, spas, water parks,   4                               Water Recreation Program provides DOH 333-136 (9/2008)             Dept of Health or local health officer
Construction Permit                                                       recreation facilities (WRF)              water facilities                                   wading pools                                                         official forms.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Unofficial fee submittal form is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           available here:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/permit-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           unofficialfeeform.pdf
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Unofficial plan submittal form is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           available here:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/permit-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           unofficialplanform.pdf
                                                                                                                State Permits Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                State Permits Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                     Department of Health
                                                                                                                                                                     Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                      Permit Processing Time Identified    Total Number of Initial Permit
                                                                                                                                                                      on the Agency's Website or           Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on ORA
Permit Name                              Required Frequency of Renewal          RCW Governing Permit   WAC Governing Permit   Fee for Permit                          Application                          (Calendar year)                    Website                   Source
Radioactive Air Emission Approval to     Valid for five years                   RCW 70.94 and 70.98    WAC 246-247            $1,000 plus quarterly processing fees Within 60 days (per ORA website and                                      Yes                        http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/air/airh
Construct (New Construction) or to                                                                                                                                  noted in WAC 246-247-060)                                                                           m.htm#licensees
modify an existing structure




Tribal Bait Harvest Site Certification   Expires on the same date as the        RCW 69.30              WAC 246-282            Fees can be found in WAC 246-282-                                                                              No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/sf/Commer
and Bait Harvest Permit                  person's shellfish operation license                                                 990                                                                                                                                       cial.htm




Large On-Site Sewage System              Valid for one year                     RCW 70.118B            WAC 246-272B           $150 annual fee plus $.01 for each      Between 4 and 6 weeks at each stage 42                                 Yes                        http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/ts/WW/pub
(LOSS) Operating Permit                                                                                                       gallon of daily approved design flow    (per ORA website)                                                                                 s-ww-topic.htm#LOSS
                                                                                                                              for permit. WAC 246-272-3000




Drinking Water Operating Permit          Valid for one year                     RCW 70.119A            WAC 246-294            Variable based on the number of         Within 120 days (noted in WAC 246-   219                               Yes                        http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/dw/fact_sh
                                                                                                                              service connections                     294-050)                                                                                          eets/oper-permits.htm




Recreational Water Contact Facilities                                           RCW 70.90              WAC 246-262            $400 base fee. Additional fees apply.                                                                          No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/constru
Construction Permit                                                                                                           See WAC 246-262-990                                                                                                                       ctionpermit.htm




Recreational Water Contact Facilities    Valid for one year                     RCW 70.90              WAC 246-262            $400 base fee. Additional fees apply.                                                                          No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/rules.ht
Operating Permit                                                                                                              See WAC 246-262-990                                                                                                                       m




Water Recreation Facilities              Valid for eighteen months              RCW 70.90              WAC 246-260            Fees vary and are available here:    Within 30 days (noted in WAC 246-                                         No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/constru
Construction Permit                                                                                                           http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/permit- 260-021)                                                                                             ctionpermit.htm
                                                                                                                              feepolicy.pdf
                                                                                                        State Permits Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                           Department of Health


Permit Name                              Agency Comments
Radioactive Air Emission Approval to
Construct (New Construction) or to
modify an existing structure




Tribal Bait Harvest Site Certification   State Board of Health (SBOH) has rulemaking authority.
and Bait Harvest Permit                  Permit processing time is not posted because it is difficult
                                         to determine when the clock should start, and it depends
                                         on the complexity of projects and related requirements.




Large On-Site Sewage System              Updated rules become effective 7/1/11
(LOSS) Operating Permit




Drinking Water Operating Permit          SBOH has rulemaking authority. Permit processing time
                                         is not posted because it is difficult to determine when the
                                         clock should start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                         projects and related requirements.




Recreational Water Contact Facilities    SBOH has rulemaking authority. Permit processing time
Construction Permit                      is not posted because it is difficult to determine when the
                                         clock should start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                         projects and related requirements.


Recreational Water Contact Facilities    SBOH has rulemaking authority. Permit processing time
Operating Permit                         is not posted because it is difficult to determine when the
                                         clock should start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                         projects and related requirements.


Water Recreation Facilities              SBOH has rulemaking authority
Construction Permit
                                                                                                                           State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                                      Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                                    Uses of License (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                                    Identified on the Agency's Website                                    Where License Application is                                       Where Business Submits the
License Name                           License Category                 Purpose of License                                  Business Activities Requiring License                   or Application                     Total Number of Uses for License   Available                            Form # and Revision Date      License Application
Residential Treatment Facility         Accommodations and Residential   To allow operation of 24-hour residential mental Residential Treatment Facilities, Institutional            Chemical Dependency Acute            9                                http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/ DOH 505-023 (REV 10/2007)     Dept of Health
                                       Care Services                    disorder and substance abuse treatment           Facilities, Group Care Facilities                          Detoxification; Chemical Dependency                                   rcs/documents/ResTrtFacAppPkt.pdf
                                                                        facilities                                                                                                  Subacute Detoxification; Chemical
                                                                                                                                                                                    Dependency Intensive Inpatient;
                                                                                                                                                                                    Chemical Dependency Long-Term;
                                                                                                                                                                                    Chemical Dependency Recovery
                                                                                                                                                                                    House; Mental Health Adult
                                                                                                                                                                                    Residential Treatment; Mental Health
                                                                                                                                                                                    Inpatient Evaluation and Treatment,
                                                                                                                                                                                    Mental Health Child Long-Term
                                                                                                                                                                                    Inpatient Treatment, Mental Health
                                                                                                                                                                                    Child Inpatient Evaluation and
                                                                                                                                                                                    Treatment




Radioactive Air Emission License to    Air Quality                      To regulate radioactive air emissions from          Any business that emits, or has the potential to                                             1                                The required information documents                                 Dept of Health, Office of Radiation
Operate New Facility                                                    various types of sources                            emit, radionuclide's into the air                                                                                             are described in WAC 246-247-060                                   Protection, Radioactive Air Emissions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Section


Ambulatory Surgical Facility License   Ambulatory Surgical Facilities   To license any facility that performs outpatient    Any facility that operates to provide specialty or                                           1                                http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/Amb DOH 505-071 (Rev. April 2009)   Dept of Health
                                                                        surgery and uses general anesthesia                 multispecialty outpatient surgical services where                                                                             ulSurgFac/Documents/ASFappPacket.
                                                                                                                            patients are admitted to and discharged from                                                                                  pdf
                                                                                                                            the facility within 24 hours and do not require
                                                                                                                            inpatient hospitalization



Childbirth Center License              Child Birth Center               To license and allow the operation of a             Any health facility providing facilities and staff to                                        1                                http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/Docu DOH 505-059 (REV 5/2008)       Dept of Health
                                                                        childbirth center for low risk maternity clients    support a birth service to low-risk maternity                                                                                 ments/HHHACS/CBctrAppPkt.pdf
                                                                                                                            clients

Air Ambulance Service/Vehicle          Emergency Medical and Trauma     To allow a business to provide air ambulance        Air ambulance services                                  Ambulance; Air Aid Service; Licensure 3                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstraum Revised 9/2002                 Office of Emergency Medical Services
Licensure                              Prevention                       service                                                                                                                                                                           a/download/initairambapp.pdf                                       and Trauma System, Licensing and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Certification Section


Air Ambulance Service/Vehicle          Emergency Medical and Trauma     To verify pre-hospital trauma care services         Air ambulance services                                  Ambulance; Air Aid Service; Trauma   3                                http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstraum Revised 8/2007                 Office of Emergency Medical Services
Licensure/Trauma Verification          Prevention                                                                                                                                   Verification                                                          a/download/initverairambapp.pdf                                    and Trauma System, Licensing and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Certification Section


Emergency Medical Services Agency Emergency Medical and Trauma          To allow a business to provide emergency            Emergency Medical Services Agencies                     Ambulance; Aid Service               2                                http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstraum DOH 530-059 (REV 11/2007)      Dept of Health, Office of EMS and
Verification and Vehicle License  Prevention                            medical services                                                                                                                                                                  a/download/initverapp.pdf                                          Trauma Systems
                                                                                                                      State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington
                                                                                                                State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State State
                                                                                                                                                                          Department of
                                                                                                                                                                    Department of Health Health

                                                                                                                                                                           License Processing Time Identified Total Number of Initial License
                                                                                                                                                                           on the Agency's Website or         Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on   Currently Exists on
License Name                           Required Frequency of Renewal      RCW Governing License   WAC Governing License   Fee for License                                  Application                        (Calendar year)                    BLS Website           ORA Website           Source
Residential Treatment Facility         Valid for one year                 RCW 71.12               WAC 246-337             Fees vary; $204-Initial; $190 license bed;       60 days (as noted in WAC 246-337-   9                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/rcs/rtf_ma
                                                                                                                          annual renewal $190; Follow up compliance        010)                                                                                                              in.htm
                                                                                                                          survey for a substantiated complaint is $1,320




Radioactive Air Emission License to    Valid for five years and must be   RCW 70.94 and 70.98     WAC 246-247             $1,000 for each air emission license, plus the   Within 60 days (per ORA website)    4                                 No                    Yes                   http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/air/airhm.htm#lice
Operate New Facility                   renewed before it expires                                                          staff cost of processing the application upon                                                                                                                      nsees
                                                                                                                          receipt of a quarterly bill


Ambulatory Surgical Facility License   Valid for three years              RCW 70.230              WAC 246-330             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-330-                                           222                               No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/AmbulSurgFa
                                                                                                                          199                                                                                                                                                                c/Default.htm




Childbirth Center License              Valid for one year                 RCW 18.46               WAC 246-329             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-329-                                           2                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/HHHACS_Chil
                                                                                                                          990                                                                                                                                                                dBirth.htm


Air Ambulance Service/Vehicle          Valid for two years                RCW 18.73               WAC 246-976             No fees charged for licensure                                                        2                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstrauma/licproc.
Licensure                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    htm



Air Ambulance Service/Vehicle          Valid for two years                RCW 70.168              WAC 246-976             No fees charged for licensure                                                        2                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstrauma/licproc.
Licensure/Trauma Verification                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                htm



Emergency Medical Services Agency Valid for two years                     RCW 70.168              WAC 246-976             No fees charged for licensure                    At least 90 days (noted on Agency   60                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstrauma/licproc.
Verification and Vehicle License                                                                                                                                           application)                                                                                                      htm
                                                                                              State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                  Department of Health


License Name                           Agency Comments
Residential Treatment Facility         Fees are listed in WAC.
                                       The number of initial applications provided for
                                       ALL licenses is from 01/1/2008 through
                                       12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior
                                       to 2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                       database.
                                       WAC 246-337 is currently in rule revision; there
                                       will be an additional service type (triage facility)
                                       added to this license based on 2011 Legislative
                                       session. The treatment services of this facility
                                       type are certified by DSHS Division of
                                       Behavioral Health and Recovery (DBHR).




Radioactive Air Emission License to
Operate New Facility



Ambulatory Surgical Facility License   Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                       be tracked by the Application Status website




Childbirth Center License              Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                       be tracked by the Application Status website


Air Ambulance Service/Vehicle
Licensure



Air Ambulance Service/Vehicle
Licensure/Trauma Verification



Emergency Medical Services Agency Total number is approximately 60; average 12
Verification and Vehicle License  applications per year.
                                  Processing of applications requires site
                                  visits/inspections for all ambulance license
                                  applications as well as those instances when
                                  multiple agencies are applying for a single
                                  trauma response area
                                                                                                                            State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                                   Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                                 Uses of License (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                                 Identified on the Agency's Website                                    Where License Application is                                           Where Business Submits the
License Name                        License Category                    Purpose of License                                   Business Activities Requiring License               or Application                     Total Number of Uses for License   Available                            Form # and Revision Date          License Application
Service/Vehicle Licensure           Emergency Medical and Trauma        To allow operation of an ambulance or aid            Emergency Medical Services Agencies                 Ambulance; Aid Vehicle                   2                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstraum Revised 5/2008                     Office of Emergency Medical Services
                                    Prevention                          vehicle                                                                                                                                                                        a/download/initlicapp.pdf                                              and Trauma System, Licensing and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Certification Section




Clandestine Drug Lab                Environmental Health, Safety, and   To allow a business to become a certified       Businesses that will decontaminate clandestine                                                    1                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/cdl/app-   Updated: 11--09                   Revenue Section, Clandestine Drug
Decontamination Contractor          Toxicology                          clandestine drug lab decontamination contractor drug labs                                                                                                                      contractor.pdf                                                         Lab Certification Program
Certification

Clandestine Drug Lab                Environmental Health, Safety, and   To allow a business to become a certified            Businesses that will train decontaminate                                                     1                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/cdl/app-   Updated: 11--09                   Revenue Section, Clandestine Drug
Decontamination Training Provider   Toxicology                          clandestine drug lab decontamination training        clandestine drug lab contractors and workers                                                                              contractor.pdf                                                         Lab Certification Program
Certification                                                           provider

Nursing Pool Registration           Health System Quality Assurance     To be able to provide, procure or refer health       Any person engaged in the business of                                                        1                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 650-001 (Rev. March 2009)     Dept of Health
                                                                        care or long-term care personnel for temporary       providing, procuring or referring health care or                                                                          ns/nursing_pool/documents/npwebapp
                                                                        employment in health care facilities                 long-term care personnel for temporary                                                                                    .pdf
                                                                                                                             employment in health care facilities


WA State Independent Review         Health System Quality Assurance     To certify a business to conduct a binding           Any business that conducts a binding external                                                1                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/iro/finalapp.doc Washington State IRO            Dept of Health
Organization Certification                                              external review of health insurance plan             review of health insurance plan enrollees'                                                                                                                       Application/November 2006
                                                                        enrollees' health care coverage and payment          health care coverage and payment disputes
                                                                        disputes that are not resolved through the           that are not resolved through the plan's internal
                                                                        plan's internal process                              process



In-Home Services Agency License     Home Care Agencies                  To license in-home services to ill, disabled or      A business providing non-medical services           Home Care Agencies; Home Health 4                                     http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/Docu DOH 505-051 (Rev. May 2010)        Dept of Health
                                                                        vulnerable individuals                               assistance to ill, disabled, or vulnerable          Agencies; Hospice Agencies; Hospice                                   ments/HHHACS/IHSAppPacket.pdf
                                                                                                                             individuals enabling them to remain in their        Care Centers
                                                                                                                             homes

Acute Care Hospital                 Hospital                            To license facilities that provide                   Business that provide accommodations and             Acute Care Hospitals; Critical Access   2                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/Docum DOH 505-071 (Rev November 2008)   Dept of Health
                                                                        accommodations and medical, surgical and/or          medical, surgical and/or obstetrical services to Hospitals (CAH)                                                          ents/HHHACS/AcuteCareApp.pdf
                                                                        obstetrical services to ill or injured individuals   ill or injured individuals for over 24 hours or that
                                                                        for observation, diagnosis, treatment or care        provide short-term hospitalization for patients
                                                                        over 24 hours; or to license small rural hospitals   with non-complex health care needs in small
                                                                        that provide short-term hospitalization for          rural hospitals
                                                                        patients with non-complex health care needs




Alcoholism and Chemical             Hospital                            To license facilities that treat individuals with    Facilities that provide accommodation and                                                    1                            Contact the Dept of Health                                             Dept of Health
Dependency Hospitals (ACD)                                              signs or symptoms of alcoholism or substance         services expressly for diagnosing, treating and
                                                                        use                                                  caring for individuals with signs or symptoms of
                                                                                                                             alcoholism and complications of associated
                                                                                                                             substance use



Psychiatric Hospitals               Hospital                            To license facilities that treat individuals with    Facilities that provide care to individuals with                                             1                            Contact the Dept of Health                                             Dept of Health
                                                                        mental illness                                       signs and symptoms of mental illness by a
                                                                                                                             multidisciplinary treatment team
                                                                                                                     State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington
                                                                                                               State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State State
                                                                                                                                                                          Department of
                                                                                                                                                                    Department of Health Health

                                                                                                                                                                         License Processing Time Identified Total Number of Initial License
                                                                                                                                                                         on the Agency's Website or         Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on   Currently Exists on
License Name                        Required Frequency of Renewal        RCW Governing License   WAC Governing License   Fee for License                                 Application                        (Calendar year)                    BLS Website           ORA Website           Source
Residential Treatment Facility
Service/Vehicle Licensure           Valid for two years                  RCW 18.73               WAC 246-976             No fees charged for licensure                                                        60                               No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/emstrauma/licproc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           htm




Clandestine Drug Lab                Valid for one year                   RCW 66.44               WAC 246-205             Decontamination contractor; $1,125 annual fee. 30 days (Noted on Agency application) 8                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/cdl/certcontractor.ht
Decontamination Contractor                                                                                               See WAC 246-205-990                                                                                                                                               m
Certification

Clandestine Drug Lab                Valid for one year                   RCW 66.44               WAC 246-205             Training provider; $1,000 initial annual fee,   30 days (Noted on Agency application) 2                               No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/cdl/certcontractor.ht
Decontamination Training Provider                                                                                        $750 renewal fee. See WAC 246-205-990                                                                                                                             m
Certification

Nursing Pool Registration           Valid for one year                   RCW 18.52C              WAC 246-845             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-845-                                           120                              No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/nursin
                                                                                                                         990                                                                                                                                                               g_pool/forms.htm




WA State Independent Review         No renewal required                  RCW 48.43               WAC 246-305             No fee                                                                               6                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/iro/
Organization Certification




In-Home Services Agency License     Valid for two years, however an initial RCW 70.127           WAC 246-335             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-335-                                           84                               No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/HHHACS_Ho
                                    license is only valid for twelve months                                              990                                                                                                                                                               meCareAgencies.htm



Acute Care Hospital                 Valid for one year                   RCW 70.41               WAC 246-320             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-320-      60 days (noted in WAC 246-320-101) 4                                  No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/HHHACS_Hospi
                                                                                                                         199                                                                                                                                                               tals.htm




Alcoholism and Chemical             Valid for one year                   RCW 71.12               WAC 246-324             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-324-      45 days or more (noted in WAC 246-   0                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/HHHACS_Hospi
Dependency Hospitals (ACD)                                                                                               990                                             324-020)                                                                                                          tals.htm




Psychiatric Hospitals               Valid for one year                   RCW 71.12               WAC 246-322             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-322-      45 days or more (noted in WAC 246-   0                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/HHHACS_Hospi
                                                                                                                         990                                             322-020)                                                                                                          tals.htm
                                                                                       State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                           Department of Health


License Name                        Agency Comments
Residential Treatment Facility
Service/Vehicle Licensure           Processing of applications requires site
                                    visits/inspections for all ambulance license
                                    applications as well as those instances when
                                    multiple agencies are applying for a single
                                    trauma response area.



Clandestine Drug Lab                DOH and SBOH have rulemaking authority
Decontamination Contractor
Certification

Clandestine Drug Lab
Decontamination Training Provider
Certification

Nursing Pool Registration




WA State Independent Review         Varies due to complexity; however processing
Organization Certification          time average around 4 weeks. Approval status
                                    can be tracked by the Application Status website




In-Home Services Agency License     Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                    be tracked by the Application Status website



Acute Care Hospital




Alcoholism and Chemical
Dependency Hospitals (ACD)




Psychiatric Hospitals
                                                                                                                     State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                         Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                      Uses of License (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                      Identified on the Agency's Website                                    Where License Application is                                     Where Business Submits the
License Name                           License Category               Purpose of License                              Business Activities Requiring License           or Application                     Total Number of Uses for License   Available                          Form # and Revision Date      License Application
Accredited Medical Test Site License   Laboratory Quality Assurance   To allow employees to perform medical tests of A business having specific personnel to perform Ambulance; Ambulatory Surgery            31                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/Docum DOH 505-032 (REV 10/2008)   Dept of Health
                                                                      moderate or high complexity by specific        medical tests of moderate or high complexity    Center; Ancillary Test Site; Assisted                                  ents/LQA_Docs/AccredMTSapp.pdf
                                                                      personnel                                                                                      Living Facility; Blood Banks;
                                                                                                                                                                     Community Clinic; Comprehensive
                                                                                                                                                                     Outpatient Rehab; End Stage Renal
                                                                                                                                                                     Disease Dialysis; Federally Qualified
                                                                                                                                                                     Health Center; Health Fair; Health
                                                                                                                                                                     Main Organization, Home Health
                                                                                                                                                                     Agency; Hospice; Hospital;
                                                                                                                                                                     Independent Laboratory; Industrial;
                                                                                                                                                                     Insurance; ICFMR; Mobile Lab;
                                                                                                                                                                     Pharmacy; Physician Office; Other
                                                                                                                                                                     Practitioner; Prison; Public Health
                                                                                                                                                                     Lab; Rural Health Clinic; Student
                                                                                                                                                                     Health Service; Skilled Nursing
                                                                                                                                                                     Facility; Tissue Bank/Repository;
                                                                                                                                                                     Other; Drug Treatment; Clinic




Categorized Medical Test Site (MTS)    Laboratory Quality Assurance   To allow a business to perform medical tests    A business performing tests other than waived   Ambulance; Ambulatory Surgery           31                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/Docum DOH 505-030 (REV 10/2008)   Dept of Health
License                                                               other than waived or PPMP tests                 or PPMP tests                                   Center; Ancillary Test Site; Assisted                                 ents/LQA_Docs/CatMTSapp.pdf
                                                                                                                                                                      Living Facility; Blood Banks;
                                                                                                                                                                      Community Clinic; Comprehensive
                                                                                                                                                                      Outpatient Rehab; End Stage Renal
                                                                                                                                                                      Disease Dialysis; Federally Qualified
                                                                                                                                                                      Health Center; Health Fair; Health
                                                                                                                                                                      Main Organization, Home Health
                                                                                                                                                                      Agency; Hospice; Hospital;
                                                                                                                                                                      Independent Laboratory; Industrial;
                                                                                                                                                                      Insurance; ICFMR; Mobile Lab;
                                                                                                                                                                      Pharmacy; Physician Office; Other
                                                                                                                                                                      Practitioner; Prison; Public Health
                                                                                                                                                                      Lab; Rural Health Clinic; Student
                                                                                                                                                                      Health Service; Skilled Nursing
                                                                                                                                                                      Facility; Tissue Bank/Repository;
                                                                                                                                                                      Other; Drug Treatment; Clinic
                                                                                                                   State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington
                                                                                                             State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State State
                                                                                                                                                                  Department of
                                                                                                                                                            Department of Health Health

                                                                                                                                                                    License Processing Time Identified Total Number of Initial License
                                                                                                                                                                    on the Agency's Website or         Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on   Currently Exists on
License Name                           Required Frequency of Renewal   RCW Governing License   WAC Governing License   Fee for License                              Application                        (Calendar year)                    BLS Website           ORA Website           Source
Accredited Treatment Facility
ResidentialMedical Test Site License   Valid for two years             RCW 70.42               WAC 246-338             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-338-                                                                         No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/LQA_Home.htm
                                                                                                                       990




Categorized Medical Test Site (MTS)    Valid for two years             RCW 70.45               WAC 246-338             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-338-                                      156                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/LQA_Home.htm
License                                                                                                                990
                                                                                       State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                           Department of Health


License Name                           Agency Comments
ResidentialMedical Test Site License
Accredited Treatment Facility          Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                       be tracked by the Application Status website




Categorized Medical Test Site (MTS)    Varies due to complexity; approval status can
License                                be tracked by the Application Status website
                                                                                                                   State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                         Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                      Uses of License (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                      Identified on the Agency's Website                                    Where License Application is                                     Where Business Submits the
License Name                           License Category                Purpose of License                               Business Activities Requiring License         or Application                     Total Number of Uses for License   Available                          Form # and Revision Date      License Application
Certificate of Waiver Medical Test Site Laboratory Quality Assurance   To allow a business to perform tests that are on A business performing tests that are on the   Ambulance, Ambulatory Surgery           31                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/Docum DOH 505-026 (REV 10/2008)   Dept of Health
License                                                                the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)           FDA approved waived test list                 Center, Ancillary Test Site, Assisted                                 ents/LQA_Docs/WvrMTSapp.pdf
                                                                       approved waived test list                                                                      Living Facility, Blood Banks,
                                                                                                                                                                      Community Clinic, Comprehensive
                                                                                                                                                                      Outpatient Rehab, End Stage Renal
                                                                                                                                                                      Disease Dialysis, Federally Qualified
                                                                                                                                                                      Health Center, Health Fair, Health
                                                                                                                                                                      Main. Organization, Home Health
                                                                                                                                                                      Agency, Hospice, Hospital,
                                                                                                                                                                      Independent Laboratory, Industrial,
                                                                                                                                                                      Insurance, ICFMR, Mobile Lab,
                                                                                                                                                                      Pharmacy, Physician Office, Other
                                                                                                                                                                      Practitioner, Prison, Public Health
                                                                                                                                                                      Lab, Rural Health Clinic, Student
                                                                                                                                                                      Health Service, Skilled Nursing
                                                                                                                                                                      Facility, Tissue Bank/Repository,
                                                                                                                                                                      Other, Drug Treatment, Clinic.




Provider Performed Microscopic      Laboratory Quality Assurance       To allow a business to perform all CLIA waived A business having certain personnel to perform Ambulance, Ambulatory Surgery            31                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/Docum DOH 505-031 (REV 10/2008)   Dept of Health
Procedures (PPMP) Medical Test Site                                    tests and the nine approved microscopic        all CLIA waived tests and the nine approved    Center, Ancillary Test Site, Assisted                                  ents/LQA_Docs/PPMPMTSapp.pdf
License                                                                procedures                                     microscopic procedures                         Living Facility, Blood Banks,
                                                                                                                                                                     Community Clinic, Comprehensive
                                                                                                                                                                     Outpatient Rehab, End Stage Renal
                                                                                                                                                                     Disease Dialysis, Federally Qualified
                                                                                                                                                                     Health Center, Health Fair, Health
                                                                                                                                                                     Main. Organization, Home Health
                                                                                                                                                                     Agency, Hospice, Hospital,
                                                                                                                                                                     Independent Laboratory, Industrial,
                                                                                                                                                                     Insurance, ICFMR, Mobile Lab,
                                                                                                                                                                     Pharmacy, Physician Office, Other
                                                                                                                                                                     Practitioner, Prison, Public Health
                                                                                                                                                                     Lab, Rural Health Clinic, Student
                                                                                                                                                                     Health Service, Skilled Nursing
                                                                                                                                                                     Facility, Tissue Bank/Repository,
                                                                                                                                                                     Other, Drug Treatment, Clinic.
                                                                                                                   State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington
                                                                                                             State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State State
                                                                                                                                                                  Department of
                                                                                                                                                            Department of Health Health

                                                                                                                                                                    License Processing Time Identified Total Number of Initial License
                                                                                                                                                                    on the Agency's Website or         Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on   Currently Exists on
License Name                           Required Frequency of Renewal   RCW Governing License   WAC Governing License   Fee for License                              Application                        (Calendar year)                    BLS Website           ORA Website           Source
Certificate Treatment Facility
Residentialof Waiver Medical Test Site Valid for two years             RCW 70.43               WAC 246-338             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-338-                                      575                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/LQA_Home.htm
License                                                                                                                990




Provider Performed Microscopic      Valid for two years                RCW 70.44               WAC 246-338             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-338-                                      141                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/LQA_Home.htm
Procedures (PPMP) Medical Test Site                                                                                    990
License
                                                                                       State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                           Department of Health


License Name                           Agency Comments
Residentialof Waiver Medical Test Site Varies due to complexity; approval status can
Certificate Treatment Facility
License                                be tracked by the Application Status website




Provider Performed Microscopic      Varies due to complexity; approval status can
Procedures (PPMP) Medical Test Site be tracked by the Application Status website
License
                                                                                                                    State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                              Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                           Uses of License (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                           Identified on the Agency's Website                                    Where License Application is                                            Where Business Submits the
License Name                           License Category              Purpose of License                                  Business Activities Requiring License             or Application                     Total Number of Uses for License   Available                           Form # and Revision Date            License Application
Temporary Worker Housing (TWH)         Migrant Farm Worker Housing   To allow a temporary worker housing operator        Anyone providing housing for 10 or more                                                  1                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/ DOH 505-025 (REV 1/2008)           Dept of Health
Cherry Harvest Only License                                          to provide temporary worker housing for cherry      people or using 5 or more dwelling units or                                                                             MFH/documents/CherryHvsOnly.pdf
                                                                     harvest workers                                     elected to use temporary worker housing
                                                                                                                         construction standards for migrant farm workers
                                                                                                                         working the cherry harvest



Temporary Worker Housing (TWH)         Migrant Farm Worker Housing   To allow a temporary worker housing operator Anyone providing housing for ten or more                                                        1                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/ DOH 505-024 (REV 1/2008)           Dept of Health
Regular License                                                      to provide temporary worker housing for migrant people or using five or more dwelling units or                                                                              MFH/documents/TWHAppPkt.pdf
                                                                     farm workers not only to cherry harvest workers elected to use the temporary worker housing
                                                                                                                     construction housing standards for migrant farm
                                                                                                                     workers and housing is not limited to cherry
                                                                                                                     only; harvest camps



Drug - Other Controlled Substance      Pharmacy                      Any analytical labs, methadone treatment            To allow analytical labs, methadone treatment     Analytical labs; Methadone treatment   3                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-193 (Rev. March 2009)      Dept of Health
Registration                                                         facilities and school laboratories that handle or   facilities and school laboratories to handle or   facilities; School laboratories                                       ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/OtherCon
                                                                     dispense controlled substances                      dispense controlled substances                                                                                          Sub.pdf


Drug Animal Control/Humane Society Pharmacy                          To license a pharmacy in an animal control          Any business operating a pharmacy in an           Animal Control; Humane Society         2                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-189 (Rev. December 2008) Dept of Health
Registration                                                         facility or humane society                          animal control facility or humane society                                                                               ns/Pharmacy/documents/DrugAnimalC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ont.pdf

Drug Precursor Chemicals               Pharmacy                      To allow a business to use precursor chemicals Any business with a legitimate need to use                                                    1                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-179 (Rev. November 2008) Dept of Health
Registration                                                                                                        precursor chemicals as defined in WAC 246-                                                                                   ns/Pharmacy/Documents/DrugPrecurs
                                                                                                                    887-150                                                                                                                      or.pdf

Drug Sample Distributor Registration   Pharmacy                      To allow a person to operate as a Drug Sample Any distributor of prescription drug samples            Out-of-State; In-State                 2                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-076 (November 2008)        Dept of Health
(Legend Drug)                                                        Distributor of prescription drugs                                                                                                                                           ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/690-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 076.pdf

Itinerant Vendor Registration          Pharmacy                      To allow a person to handle controlled              Any traveling vendor of controlled substances                                            1                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-063 (REV 3/2008)           Dept of Health
                                                                     substances as an itinerant vendor                                                                                                                                           ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/690-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 063.pdf

Nonresident Pharmacy License           Pharmacy                      To allow a business to operate as a                 Any nonresidential pharmacy                       Community retail; Hospital; Jail, Long- 8                             http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-152 (REV 4/2008)           Dept of Health
                                                                     nonresidential pharmacy                                                                               term care; Mail-order; Nuclear;                                       ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/690-
                                                                                                                                                                           Parenteral; Internet                                                  085.pdf

Pharmaceutical Manufacturer License Pharmacy                         To allow a business to operate as a                 Any manufacturer of controlled substances or      Controlled Substance Manufacturer;     2                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-174 (REV 3/2008)           Dept of Health
                                                                     pharmaceutical manufacturer                         other prescription or non-prescription drugs      Drug Manufacturer                                                     ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/PharmMa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 nufAppPt.pdf

Pharmaceutical Wholesaler License      Pharmacy                      To allow a business to sell prescription or non-    Any business selling drugs at the wholesale       Full-line Drug Wholesaler; Drug        4                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-171 (Rev. September 2008) Dept of Health
                                                                     prescription drugs at the wholesale level           level                                             Wholesaler Over-the-Counter ONLY;                                     ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/PharmWh
                                                                                                                                                                           Drug Wholesaler (Export); Drug                                        oleSalerApp.pdf
                                                                                                                                                                           Wholesaler (Export Non-profit)


Pharmacy Health Care Entity License Pharmacy                         To allow a facility to operate as a pharmacy        Any pharmacy health care facility                                                        1                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-152 (Rev. February 2009)   Dept of Health
                                                                     health care entity                                                                                                                                                          ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/690-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 098.pdf

Pharmacy License                       Pharmacy                      To allow a business to operate a pharmacy           Any business operating a pharmacy                 Community retail; Hospital; Jail, Long- 8                             http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-152 (REV 8/2007)           Dept of Health
                                                                                                                                                                           term care; Mail-order; Nuclear;                                       ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/690-
                                                                                                                                                                           Parenteral; Internet                                                  152.pdf
                                                                                                                   State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington
                                                                                                             State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State State
                                                                                                                                                                    Department of
                                                                                                                                                              Department of Health Health

                                                                                                                                                                    License Processing Time Identified Total Number of Initial License
                                                                                                                                                                    on the Agency's Website or         Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on   Currently Exists on
License Name                           Required Frequency of Renewal   RCW Governing License   WAC Governing License   Fee for License                              Application                        (Calendar year)                    BLS Website           ORA Website           Source
Temporary Treatment Facility
Residential Worker Housing (TWH)       Valid for one year              RCW 70.114A             WAC 246-361             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-361-   Within 45 days (noted on Agency    5                                  No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/MFH/lic_r
Cherry Harvest Only License                                                                                            990                                          website)                                                                                                          eq.htm




Temporary Worker Housing (TWH)         Valid for one year              RCW 70.114A             WAC 246-358             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-358-   Within 45 days (noted on Agency    66                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/MFH/lic_r
Regular License                                                                                                        990                                          website)                                                                                                          eq.htm




Drug - Other Controlled Substance      Valid for one year              RCW 18.64               WAC 246-887             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-907-                                      19                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
Registration                                                                                                           030                                                                                                                                                            acy/forms.htm



Drug Animal Control/Humane Society Valid for one year                  RCW 18.64               WAC 246-869             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-907-                                      5                                  No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Veterin
Registration                                                                                                           030                                                                                                                                                            arian/forms.htm


Drug Precursor Chemicals               Valid for one year              RCW 69.50               WAC 246-887             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            1                                  No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
Registration                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          acy/forms.htm


Drug Sample Distributor Registration   Valid for one year              RCW 43.70               WAC 246-887             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            48                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
(Legend Drug)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         acy/forms.htm


Itinerant Vendor Registration          Valid for one year              RCW 18.64               WAC 246-887             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            2                                  No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      acy/forms.htm


Nonresident Pharmacy License           Valid for one year              RCW 18.64               WAC 246-887             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            264                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      acy/forms.htm


Pharmaceutical Manufacturer License Valid for one year                 RCW 43.70               WAC 246-879             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            41                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      acy/forms.htm


Pharmaceutical Wholesaler License      Valid for one year              RCW 43.70               WAC 246-879             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            490                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      acy/forms.htm




Pharmacy Health Care Entity License Valid for one year                 RCW 18.64               WAC 246-904             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            26                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      acy/forms.htm


Pharmacy License                       Valid for one year              RCW 18.64               WAC 246-869             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                            156                                No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      acy/forms.htm
                                                                                       State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                           Department of Health


License Name                           Agency Comments
Residential Worker Housing (TWH)
Temporary Treatment Facility
Cherry Harvest Only License




Temporary Worker Housing (TWH)
Regular License




Drug - Other Controlled Substance      Varies due to complexity; approval status can
Registration                           be tracked by the Application Status website



Drug Animal Control/Humane Society Varies due to complexity; approval status can
Registration                       be tracked by the Application Status website


Drug Precursor Chemicals               Varies due to complexity; approval status can
Registration                           be tracked by the Application Status website


Drug Sample Distributor Registration   Varies due to complexity; approval status can
(Legend Drug)                          be tracked by the Application Status website


Itinerant Vendor Registration          Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                       be tracked by the Application Status website


Nonresident Pharmacy License           Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                       be tracked by the Application Status website


Pharmaceutical Manufacturer License Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                    be tracked by the Application Status website


Pharmaceutical Wholesaler License      Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                       be tracked by the Application Status website




Pharmacy Health Care Entity License Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                    be tracked by the Application Status website


Pharmacy License                       Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                       be tracked by the Application Status website
                                                                                                                      State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                               Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                             Uses of License (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                             Identified on the Agency's Website                                    Where License Application is                                         Where Business Submits the
License Name                          License Category                 Purpose of License                                 Business Activities Requiring License              or Application                     Total Number of Uses for License   Available                               Form # and Revision Date     License Application
Poison Distributor License            Pharmacy                         To allow a business to sell poison                 Any business selling poison                        Arsenic; Strychnine; Cyanide; Other   4                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-165 (REV 1/2008)        Dept of Health
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/PoisonDis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   tributor.pdf

Poison Manufacturer License           Pharmacy                         To allow a business to manufacture poison          Any business that manufactures poison              Arsenic; Strychnine; Cyanide; Other   4                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-078 (REV 1/2008)        Dept of Health
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ns/Pharmacy/DOCUMENTs/PoisonMa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   nufacturer.pdf

Drug Dog Handlers Registration        Pharmacy                         To allow dog handlers to handle controlled         Dog handlers/trainers who use dogs for drug                                              1                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professio DOH 690-192 (REV 5/2008)        Dept of Health
                                                                       substances                                         detection purposes                                                                                                       ns/Pharmacy/Documents/DrugDogHa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ndApp.pdf

Radioactive Material License -        Radiation Protection             To allow the use of radioactive material for       Licensees who use sources of radiation for                                               1                               Contact the Dept of Health              DOH 322-046 (Rev. 8/95)      Dept of Health, Radioactive Materials
Industrial                                                             industrial purposes                                industrial radiography                                                                                                                                                                        Section




Radioactive Material License -General Radiation Protection             To regulate the use of radioactive materials by    Commercial and industrial firms and research,                                            1                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/material RHF-1R (11/21/2008)            Dept of Health, Radioactive Materials
License Registration                                                   businesses                                         educational and medical institutions,                                                                                    s/glregform.doc                                                      Section
                                                                                                                          businesses, and state or local government
                                                                                                                          agencies dealing with radioactive materials


Radioactive Material License -Medical Radiation Protection             To regulate all medical use of radioactive         Any hospital, clinic, private physician, nuclear                                         1                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/material RHF-1M (5/30/08 and 9/24/09)   Dept of Health, Radioactive Materials
                                                                       material for medical purposes                      pharmacy or accelerator production of medial                                                                             s/medap.pdf                                                          Section
                                                                                                                          nuclides using radioactive material




Radioactive Material License -        Radiation Protection             To regulate all the use of radioactive materials   All laboratory and manufacturing licenses who                                            1                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/material 39548 (4/10/2008)              Dept of Health, Radioactive Materials
Laboratory                                                             in laboratories                                    primarily use unsealed radioactive materials                                                                             s/labap.pdf                                                          Section




Reciprocal Radioactive Material       Radiation Protection             To allow licensees from other states to come       Licensees from other states wishing to come                                              1                               Instructions are available at:                                       Dept of Health, Radioactive Materials
License                                                                into Washington and use radioactive materials      into Washington to use Radioactive Material                                                                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/material                                Section
                                                                       under the license from a different state           under their own state or Nuclear Regulatory                                                                              s/rmlic.htm#reciprocity
                                                                                                                          Commission (NRC) license


Export Certificate                    Shellfish and Water Protection   To allow a business to export shellfish products Any business exporting shellfish to Asian                                                  1                               Must contact Dept of Health, Division                                Dept of Health, Office of Shellfish and
                                                                       to Asian countries                               countries                                                                                                                  of Environmental Health Licensing,                                   Water Protection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Certification, and Permit Information
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   for an export certificate




Harvest Site Certification            Shellfish and Water Protection   To allow shellfish companies to add a non-tribal Any licensed shellfish company that wants to      Harvest Site; Wet Storage Site           2                               http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/sf/Pubs/hs DOH 332-078                     Dept of Health, Office of Shellfish and
                                                                       harvest site                                     add a harvest site to their approved harvest area                                                                          c-app-form.doc                                                       Water Protection
                                                                                                                    State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington
                                                                                                              State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State State
                                                                                                                                                                      Department of
                                                                                                                                                                Department of Health Health

                                                                                                                                                                         License Processing Time Identified Total Number of Initial License
                                                                                                                                                                         on the Agency's Website or         Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on   Currently Exists on
License Name                            Required Frequency of Renewal   RCW Governing License   WAC Governing License   Fee for License                                  Application                        (Calendar year)                    BLS Website           ORA Website           Source
Residential Treatment Facility
Poison Distributor License              Valid for one year              RCW 69.38               WAC 246-907             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                                0                                  No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           acy/forms.htm


Poison Manufacturer License             Valid for one year              RCW 69.38               WAC 246-907             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                                0                                  No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           acy/forms.htm


Drug Dog Handlers Registration          Valid for one year              RCW 69.50               WAC 246-887             Fees can be found in WAC 246-907-030                                                12                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           acy/forms.htm


Radioactive Material License -                                          RCW 70.98 and 70.94     WAC 246-243             The fee schedule is available at:                                                   26                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmhome
Industrial                                                                                                              http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmfees.                                                                                                                     .htm
                                                                                                                        htm




Radioactive Material License -General                                   RCW 70.98 and 70.94     WAC 246-233             Application license fee of $260 plus current                                        25                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmlic.ht
License Registration                                                                                                    annual fee identified at:                                                                                                                                          m
                                                                                                                        http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmfees.
                                                                                                                        htm#Contact


Radioactive Material License -Medical                                   RCW 70.98 and 70.94     WAC 246-240             Application license fee of $260 plus current                                        26                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmlicme
                                                                                                                        annual fee identified at:                                                                                                                                          d.htm
                                                                                                                        http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmfees.
                                                                                                                        htm


Radioactive Material License -                                          RCW 70.98 and 70.94     WAC 246-235             Application license fee of $260 plus current                                        18                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmliclab.
Laboratory                                                                                                              annual fee identified at:                                                                                                                                          htm#new
                                                                                                                        http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmfees.
                                                                                                                        htm


Reciprocal Radioactive Material         Valid for one year              RCW 70.98 and 70.94     WAC 246-232             The fee schedule is available at:              3 days (noted on Agency website)     36                                 No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmlic.ht
License                                                                                                                 http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmfees.                                                                                                                     m#reciprocity
                                                                                                                        htm




Export Certificate                                                      RCW 69.30               WAC 246-282             $10.30 for each export certificate                                                                                     No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/licensing.htm




Harvest Site Certification              Valid for one year              RCW 69.30               WAC 246-282             Depends on the type of operation. Fees can be Varies from one week to one year,                                        No                    Yes                   http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/sf/Commercial.htm
                                                                                                                        found in WAC 246-282-990                      depending on the complexity of the
                                                                                                                                                                      project (per ORA website)
                                                                                             State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                 Department of Health


License Name                            Agency Comments
Residential Treatment Facility
Poison Distributor License              Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                        be tracked by the Application Status website


Poison Manufacturer License             Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                        be tracked by the Application Status website


Drug Dog Handlers Registration          Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                        be tracked by the Application Status website


Radioactive Material License -          License processing time is not posted because
Industrial                              it is difficult to determine when the clock should
                                        start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                        projects and related requirements.


Radioactive Material License -General License processing time is not posted because
License Registration                  it is difficult to determine when the clock should
                                      start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                      projects and related requirements.


Radioactive Material License -Medical License processing time is not posted because
                                      it is difficult to determine when the clock should
                                      start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                      projects and related requirements.


Radioactive Material License -          License processing time is not posted because
Laboratory                              it is difficult to determine when the clock should
                                        start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                        projects and related requirements.


Reciprocal Radioactive Material
License




Export Certificate                      SBOH has rulemaking authority. License
                                        processing time is not posted because it is
                                        difficult to determine when the clock should
                                        start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                        projects and related requirements.



Harvest Site Certification              SBOH has rulemaking authority
                                                                                                                  State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                        Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                     Uses of License (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                     Identified on the Agency's Website                                    Where License Application is                                                Where Business Submits the
License Name                       License Category                 Purpose of License                              Business Activities Requiring License            or Application                     Total Number of Uses for License   Available                               Form # and Revision Date            License Application
Shellfish Commercial License       Shellfish and Water Protection   To allow commercial harvesting and/or           Any person who possesses shellfish for sale for Harvesters; Shellstock Shippers;          3                            Contact Dept of Health, Office of                                           Dept of Health, Office of Shellfish and
                                                                    processing of shellfish                         human consumption                               Shucker-Packer                                                         Shellfish and Water Protection                                              Water Protection



Shopkeeper License                 Specialty Licenses               To license a business that sells any            Businesses (except licensed pharmacies) that                                              1                            http://www.dol.wa.gov/forms/700028fill BLS-700-028 (R/11/10)                State of WA, Business Licensing
                                                                    nonprescription drugs                           sell any nonprescription drugs                                                                                         able.pdf                                                                    Service



Transient Accommodations License   Transient Accommodations         To allow a business to offer rooms and          A business providing 3 or more units for up to   Bed and Breakfasts; Condominiums;        10                           http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/ DOH 505-056 October 2010               Dept of Health
                                                                    accommodation services to the public            30 days stay                                     Crisis Shelters; Hostels; Hotel; Inns;                                TA/documents/TAAppPkt.pdf
                                                                                                                                                                     Motel; Resorts; Retreat Centers;
                                                                                                                                                                     Rustic Resorts


LOSS Approval to Construct         Wastewater Management            To obtain DOH approval for a proposed           A business providing waste management for on-                                             1                            Contact Dept of Health, Wastewater                                          Dept of Health, Office of Shellfish and
                                                                    modification of an existing LOSS, or a proposed site sewage systems of 3,500 - 100,000 gallons                                                                         Management Section                                                          Water Protection
                                                                    new LOSS




Satellite System Management        Water Quality                    To obtain DOH approval to own or operate        A business providing management services to                                               1                            Contact Dept of Health, Office of                                           Dept of Health, Office of Drinking
Agencies (SMA) License                                              more than one public water system without       water systems                                                                                                          Drinking Water Regional Office                                              Water Regional Office
                                                                    physical connection between systems




Water System Construction and      Water Quality                    To obtain DOH approval of an existing public    A business providing water to commercial                                                  1                            Contact the Dept of Health, Office of                                       Dept of Health, Office of Drinking
Operation Approval                                                  water system, a proposed extension of an        connections or residential connections where                                                                           Drinking Water Regional Office                                              Water Regional Office
                                                                    existing public water system, or a proposed new people have access to use the water
                                                                    public water system


X-Ray Facility and Devices         X-Ray                            To allow a business to offer x-ray services     Any business that offers x-ray services          Dental; Podiatric; Veterinary; Hospital; 11                           http://bls.dor.wa.gov/forms/700110.pdf X-Ray Facility and Devices           State of WA, Business Licensing
Registration                                                                                                                                                         Medical; Chiropractic; Industrial;                                                                           Registration (BLS-700-110 R/1/11)-   Service
                                                                                                                                                                     Research; Educational; Security;                                                                             Addendum to the Business License
                                                                                                                                                                     Other facilities                                                                                             Application




 1Includes Registrations ,
 Approvals and Certifications
                                                                                                                    State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington
                                                                                                              State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State State
                                                                                                                                                                       Department of
                                                                                                                                                                 Department of Health Health

                                                                                                                                                                         License Processing Time Identified Total Number of Initial License
                                                                                                                                                                         on the Agency's Website or         Applications Received in 2006-2010 Currently Exists on   Currently Exists on
License Name                       Required Frequency of Renewal        RCW Governing License   WAC Governing License   Fee for License                                  Application                        (Calendar year)                    BLS Website           ORA Website           Source
Shellfish Commercial Facility
Residential TreatmentLicense       Valid for one year                   RCW 69.30               WAC 246-282             Depends on the type of operation. Fees can be Varies from one week to one year,                                        No                    Yes                   http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/sf/commercial.htm
                                                                                                                        found in WAC 246-282-990                      depending on the complexity of the
                                                                                                                                                                      project (per ORA website)


Shopkeeper License                                                      RCW 18.64               WAC 246-869             $35 per location                                                                                                       Yes                   No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/Pharm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           acy/fees.htm



Transient Accommodations License   Valid for one year                   RCW 70.62               WAC 246-360             Fees vary and can be found in WAC 246-360-       At least 60 days before one wants to   216                            No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/TA/defaul
                                                                                                                        990                                              open (on DOH website)                                                                                             t.htm




LOSS Approval to Construct         Annual                               RCW 70.118B             WAC 246-272B            $800 base project review fee, $100/hr if                                                51                             No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/ts/WW/Loss/default.
                                                                                                                        application requires more than 8 hours review                                                                                                                      htm
                                                                                                                        time; WAC 246-272-3000




Satellite System Management        Valid for five years                 RCW 70.116              WAC 246-295             Varies depending on number and type of                                                  8                              No                    No                    http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/dw/our_main_pages
Agencies (SMA) License                                                                                                  systems and number of connections                                                                                                                                  /regula-2.htm




Water System Construction and      Varies depending on type of system   RCW 43.20A              WAC 246-294                                                              Between 30-90 days (per ORA                                           No                    Yes                   http://apps.ecy.wa.gov/permithandbook/permitd
Operation Approval                                                                                                                                                       website)                                                                                                          etail.asp?id=28




X-Ray Facility and Devices                                              RCW 70.98 and 70.94     WAC 246-224             Varies depending on the facility type and tube                                          324                            Yes                   No                    http://bls.dor.wa.gov/xray.aspx
Registration                                                                                                            type and number




 1Includes Registrations ,
 Approvals and Certifications
                                                                                        State Licenses1 Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                            Department of Health


License Name                       Agency Comments
Shellfish Commercial Facility
Residential TreatmentLicense       SBOH has rulemaking authority




Shopkeeper License                 DOH is the regulatory agency and application
                                   process is handled by the Dept of Revenue,
                                   State of WA Business Licensing Service


Transient Accommodations License   Varies due to complexity; approval status can
                                   be tracked by the Application Status website




LOSS Approval to Construct         Updated rules become effective 7/1/11. License
                                   processing time is not posted because it is
                                   difficult to determine when the clock should
                                   start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                   projects and related requirements.



Satellite System Management        License processing time is not posted because
Agencies (SMA) License             it is difficult to determine when the clock should
                                   start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                   projects and related requirements.


Water System Construction and      SBOH has rulemaking authority
Operation Approval




X-Ray Facility and Devices         License processing time is not posted because
Registration                       it is difficult to determine when the clock should
                                   start, and it depends on the complexity of
                                   projects and related requirements.




 1Includes Registrations ,
 Approvals and Certifications
                                                                                                                           State Inspections Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                                        Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                                  Uses of Inspection (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                                  Identified on the Agency's Website or                                           How Inspection is Conducted (Site visit,
Inspection Name                        Inspection Category              Purpose of Inspection                               Business Activities Requiring Inspection              Application                               Total Number of Uses for Inspection   desk audit, etc)                                How a Business Requests an Inspection
Migrant Farmworker Housing             Accommodations and Residential   To ensure compliance with the rules found in        Migrant farmworker housing (regular, non-             Regular-Non Cherry Harvest Camp; Cherry   2                                     On-site surveys/inspections
                                       Care Services (ARCS)             WAC 246-358 and -361C                               cherry harvest camp)                                  Harvest Camp



Residential Treatment Facilities       Accommodations and Residential   To ensure compliance with the rules found in        Any Residential Treatment Facility                    Chemical Dependency; Mental Health        2                                     On-site inspections/surveys
Inspection                             Care Services (ARCS)             WAC 246-337



Ambulance and Aid Services             Emergency Medical and Trauma     To ensure compliance with WAC 246-976               Ambulance and Aid Services                            Ambulances; Aid vehicles                  2                                     Site visit                                      Upon DOH receipt of a license application
Inspections and Investigations         Prevention
Childbirth Centers                     Facility Services Licensing      To assure care is provided within established       Childbirth Centers                                                                              1                                     On-site survey
                                                                        health and safety standards established by
                                                                        statute and rule


Group Care-Children Inspections        Health and Safety                To ensure compliance with WAC 388-148; 145          Residential care for children                         DSHS licensing; Food Service              2                                     On-site inspection                              DSHS licensor requests
                                                                        and 160


In-Home Services Inspection            Home Care Agencies               To enforce in-home care standards                   Home Care Agencies, Home Health Agencies,             Home Care Facilities; Hospice Care        2                                     Initial survey; unannounced surveys; in-home
                                                                                                                            Hospice Agencies, Hospice Care Centers                                                                                                visits



Hospital Survey or Audit               Hospital                         To evaluate and monitor the compliance of a         Acute Care Hospitals                                                                            1                                     On-site survey, audit
                                                                        hospital or hospital services or facilities with
                                                                        statutory or regulatory requirements


Complaint Investigation Inspection     Laboratory Quality Assurance     To investigate any complaint against clinical       Any laboratories, medical test site or clinical                                                 1                                     On-site, unannounced
                                                                        laboratories in WA                                  laboratory that has received a complaint



Laboratory Quality Assurance Routine Laboratory Quality Assurance       To ensure compliance with RCW 70.42 and             Laboratories - Medical Test Site - category low                                                 1                                     On-site
Inspection                                                              WAC 246-338-029                                     volume, A-J laboratories
Medical Test Site Initial Inspection   Laboratory Quality Assurance     To determine compliance with RCW 70.42 and          Different types of laboratories - Medical Test                                                  1                                     On-site
                                                                        WAC 246-338-028                                     Site - Detailed list is on the Office of Laboratory
                                                                                                                            Quality Assurance website.


On-site Follow-up                      Laboratory Quality Assurance     To ensure that corrections have been made to        Any laboratories or Medical Test Site that was                                                  1                                     Verification is accomplished via phone calls,
                                                                        violations in a previous inspection                 previously inspected and violations identified                                                                                        faxes and written correspondence; on-site



Technical Assistance Visit             Laboratory Quality Assurance     To encourage voluntary compliance and a             Laboratories and Medical Test Site wanting                                                      1                                     On-site
                                                                        cooperative partnership between Laboratory          technical assistance from the state
                                                                        Quality Assurance and medical test sites


Validation Surveys                     Laboratory Quality Assurance     To assure that accrediting organizations are   Certain accrediting organization programs                                                            1                                     On-site
                                                                        carrying out a program "equivalent" to the MTS "equivalent" to the MTS regulations
                                                                        program
                                                                                                                     State Inspections Required Businesses in in Washington State
                                                                                                                  State Inspections Required for for BusinessesWashington State
                                                                                                                                                                             Department of Health
                                                                                                                                                                          Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                                              Total Number of Times the Agency
                                                                                                                                                                                              Conducted the Initial Inspection in Currently Exists on ORA
Inspection Name                        Required Frequency of Inspection                    RCW Governing Inspection WAC Governing Inspection Fee for Inspection                               2006-2010 (Calendar year)           Website                   Source                                             Agency Comments
Migrant Farmworker Housing             Varies based on type of camp. Click here for        RCW 70.114A              WAC 246-358                                                               61                                 No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/MFH/insp Information provided is from 07/01/2008 through
                                       details on frequency of inspections                                                                                                                                                                                  ect.htm                                      12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         07/01/2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         database.

Residential Treatment Facilities       Annually; when there is a change in ownership, RCW 71.12                     WAC 246-337               $1,320 for follow-up compliance survey          6                                  No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/rcs/inspec Information provided is from 07/01/2008 through
Inspection                             relocation of a facility, or a change in capacity                                                                                                                                                                    t.htm                                          12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           07/01/2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           database.

Ambulance and Aid Services                                                                 RCW 18.73                WAC 246-976               No fee                                          60                                 No                         http://apps.leg.wa.gov/wac/default.aspx?cite=24
Inspections and Investigations                                                                                                                                                                                                                              6-976-340
Childbirth Centers                     Before issuing a license and every twenty-four      RCW 18.46                WAC 246-329                                                               2                                  No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/HHHACS_Chil Information provided is from 07/01/2008 through
                                       months or as needed                                                                                                                                                                                                  dBirth.htm                                 12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       07/01/2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       database.

Group Care-Children Inspections        Initial and every 3 years                           RCW 74.15                WAC 388-148               General Fund State                                                                 No                         Provided by DOH;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/arcs/rcs/defaul
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            t.htm

In-Home Services Inspection            Before issuing the license; within each licensure RCW 70.127                 WAC 246-335                                                               76                                 No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/FSL/HHHACS_Ho Information provided is from 07/01/2008 through
                                       period and a possible licensure survey after                                                                                                                                                                         meCareAgencies.htm                       12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior to
                                       ownership transfer; at any time                                                                                                                                                                                                                               07/01/2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     database.

Hospital Survey or Audit               Survey - before issuing the license; after that -   RCW 70.41                WAC 246-320                                                               1                                  No                         http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=70.   Information provided is from 07/01/2008 through
                                       at least every eighteen months                                                                                                                                                                                       41.045;                                            12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/HHHACS_Hospi        07/01/2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            tals.htm                                           database.

Complaint Investigation Inspection     Any time; within 2 days if the complaint        RCW 70.42                    WAC 246-338               If the complaint is substantiated, the MTS is                                      No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/lqa_survey_Typ
                                       possesses an immediate threat to patient health                                                        charged for direct staff time involved in the                                                                 es.htm
                                       and safety; within 10 days if there is no                                                              investigation
                                       immediate threat

Laboratory Quality Assurance Routine Every two years                                       RCW 70.42                WAC 246-338                                                                                                  No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/lqa_survey_Typ
Inspection                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  es.htm
Medical Test Site Initial Inspection   Within 6 months of the issuance of the              RCW 70.42                WAC 246-338                                                               95                                 No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/lqa_survey_Typ Information provided is from 07/01/2008 through
                                       categorized license                                                                                                                                                                                                  es.htm                                        12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          07/01/2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          database.

On-site Follow-up                                                                          RCW 70.42                WAC 246-338               When an on-site follow up is conducted, the     95                                 No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/lqa_survey_Typ Information provided is from 07/01/2008 through
                                                                                                                                              MTS is charged for direct staff time involved                                                                 es.htm                                        12/31/2010. Reliable data is not available prior to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          07/01/2008 because of migration to a new licensing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          database.

Technical Assistance Visit                                                                 RCW 70.42                WAC 246-338                                                                                                  No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/lqa_survey_Typ
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            es.htm



Validation Surveys                                                                         RCW 70.42                WAC 246-338                                                                                                  No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/fsl/lqa_survey_Typ
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            es.htm
                                                                                                                State Inspections Required for Businesses in Washington State
                                                                                                                                                                           Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                    Uses of Inspection (If more than one)
                                                                                                                                                                    Identified on the Agency's Website or                                             How Inspection is Conducted (Site visit,
Inspection Name                         Inspection Category    Purpose of Inspection                             Business Activities Requiring Inspection           Application                                 Total Number of Uses for Inspection   desk audit, etc)                           How a Business Requests an Inspection
Radiation Material License - Industrial Radiation Protection   To ensure compliance with state laws and          Any business using radioactive material for                                                    1                                     Site visit
Inspection                                                     regulations in allowing the use of radioactive    industrial purposes
                                                               material for industrial purposes


Radiation Material License - Lab        Radiation Protection   To ensure compliance with state laws and          All laboratory and manufacturing licenses who                                                  1                                     Site visit
Inspection                                                     regulations in allowing the use of radioactive    primarily use unsealed radioactive materials
                                                               materials in laboratories

Radiation Material License - Medical    Radiation Protection   To ensure compliance with state laws and          Any hospital, clinic, private physician, nuclear                                               1                                     Site visit
Inspection                                                     regulations in allowing medical use of            pharmacy or accelerator production of medial
                                                               radioactive material for medical purposes         nuclides using radioactive material


Radioactive Air Emissions Inspection    Radiation Protection   To ensure compliance with WAC 246-247             Any business that emits, or has the potential to                                               1                                     Auditing, on-site inspection
                                                                                                                 emit, radionuclides into the air except UW,
                                                                                                                 WSU, Perma-Fix, Hanford, Naval Shipyard in
                                                                                                                 Bremerton and Fort Lewis


Shellfish and Water Protection          Shellfish              To determine compliance with RCW 69.30.120, Any shellfish growing area or establishment,             Harvesters; Shellstock shippers; Shucker-   3                                     On-site inspection
Inspection                                                     WAC 246-282-092 and the NSSP Model          any harvest site, physical facility, vehicle or          packers
                                                               Ordinance                                   vessel used by a shellfish operation




Wastewater Management Inspection        Water Protection       To ensure that the applicant can meet the rules, Anyone with a sewage system with domestic                                                       1                                     Site visit
                                                               regulations and standards for water protection strength design flows through any common
                                                                                                                point between 3,500 to 100,000 gallons per day


Recreational Water Contact Facilities   Water Recreation       To ensure compliance with standards in RCW        Recreational Water Contact Facilities                                                          1                                     On-site inspection
Inspection                                                     70.90 and WAC 246-262
                                                                                                                    State Inspections Required Businesses in in Washington State
                                                                                                                 State Inspections Required for for BusinessesWashington State
                                                                                                                                                                             Department of Health
                                                                                                                                                                          Department of Health

                                                                                                                                                                                              Total Number of Times the Agency
                                                                                                                                                                                              Conducted the Initial Inspection in Currently Exists on ORA
Inspection Name                         Required Frequency of Inspection                  RCW Governing Inspection WAC Governing Inspection Fee for Inspection                                2006-2010 (Calendar year)           Website                   Source                                          Agency Comments
Migrant Farmworker HousingIndustrial
Radiation Material License -                                                              RCW 70.98 and 70.94      WAC 246-243               Annual billing of fees identified in WAC 246-254- 22                                No                         Provided by DOH;
Inspection                                                                                                                                   090                                                                                                            http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmhome
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            .htm


Radiation Material License - Lab                                                          RCW 70.98 and 70.94      WAC 246-235                                                                19                                 No                         Provided by DOH;
Inspection                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmhome
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            .htm

Radiation Material License - Medical                                                      RCW 70.98 and 70.94      WAC 246-240                                                                20                                 No                         Provided by DOH;
Inspection                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/materials/rmhome
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            .htm


Radioactive Air Emissions Inspection                                                      RCW 70.98 and 70.94      WAC 246-247               Quarterly billing of actual expenses (WAC 246- 3                                    No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/rp/air/airhm.htm
                                                                                                                                             254-160)




Shellfish and Water Protection          As often as necessary, minimum once a year; RCW 69.30                      WAC 246-282               A fee maybe charged for a second or                                                 No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/sf/commercial.htm     SBOH has rulemaking authority
Inspection                              before issuing a new shellfish operation license                                                     subsequent reinspection
                                        to a person; before a shellfish operation uses
                                        any physical facility for the first time; and before
                                        the shellfish operation uses any extensively
                                        remodeled physical facility



Wastewater Management Inspection        Pre-Site and Post-Construction                    RCW 70.118B              WAC 246-272B              $500 per visit for pre-inspection or final       105                                No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/ts/WW/Loss/default.
                                                                                                                                             inspection (WAC 246-272-3000)                                                                                  htm; http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/rules.htm



Recreational Water Contact Facilities   As necessary in the discretion of the enforcing   RCW 43.20                WAC 246-262                                                                                                   No                         http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehp/wr/about.htm          SBOH has rulemaking authority
Inspection                              agency

				
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