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CALL TO ACTION! SUNRISE REVIEW COMMENT PERIOD - POSTED 7/18/19

July 18, 2019 9:56 AM | Christine Opiela (Administrator)

CALL TO ACTION! SUNRISE REVIEW COMMENT PERIOD

Sunrise Review comment period is AUGUST 2nd 9am-11am.

PLEASE SHOW UP IN FORCE!!

Notice of Public Comment Period and Public Hearing Sunrise Review - Acupuncture and Eastern Medicine Scope of Practice

Public Hearing: August 2, 2019 from 9:00 – 11:00 AM

Please sign in by 9:30 to testify Department of Health.

Special testimony from selected speakers will take up the first 30min. After that you will have an opportunity to give a testimony. Specific testimony should reflect personal practice impact of the scope clarification or the scope update.

Testimony examples are: if you do point injection therapy, work in a methadone clinic, practice auricular therapy, practice Japanese acupuncture, practice trigger point/intramuscular/dry needling. The message would be ~ answer the question "why are you in support of these practices?"

Written Comments:
Your welcome to submit a written comment if you are not able to attend!
Written comments are invited on the proposal until July 29, 2019 at 5:00 PM.

LOCATION for testimony to DOH:
310 Israel Road SE, Room 152/153
Tumwater, Washington 98512

There will be additional opportunities for comments following the public hearing and after we release draft recommendations.

All the information regarding the sunrise review can be found at this URL: https://www.doh.wa.gov/AboutUs/ProgramsandServices/HealthSystemsQualityAssurance/SunriseReviews/SunriseReviewinProgress