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Sorted by Applicant. Displaying 1 - 25 of 419
Selah Care and Rehabilitation
Nursing home
Yakima County
Exemption Request
Project Description

Nursing home full-facility closure bed-banking.

Request
(received)
AccentCare Hospice & Palliative Care of Spokane County, LLC
Hospice
Spokane County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to provide Medicare and Medicaid certified hospice services to the residents of Spokane County.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN22-24
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Hearing Date
 
Evaluation and Decision

9.7.2022 Application to establish a Medicare Medicaid-certified Hospice in Spokane County is approved. 

 
Acute Pain Management, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposes to relocate an existing, two operating-room ambulatory surgical facility in Bellevue, to a new site also in Bellevue within King.

Analyst: Maia Crawford-Bernick
Project #: DOR20-03
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

09/12/2019 - exemption approved

 
Advanced Hospice Northwest of Wenatchee (Wenatchee Hospice Holdings LLC)
Hospice
Chelan County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to provide Medicare and Medicaid certified hospice services to the residents of Chelan County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: CN22-18
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

9.23.2022 Application approved.

 
Pivotal Unresolved Issue Date
 
Certificate Document
 
 
Aesthetic Rejuvenation Spa
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Burien, within King County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: DOR22-02
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

10/01/2021 - exemption granted

 
Allen Gabriel MD, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Application withdrawn
Project Description

6.29.2022 Allen Gabriel MD, PLLC, requested an exemption from the Certificate of Need for their ambulatory surgery facility. 

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: DOR22-28
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

8.17.2022 Notice of withdrawal.

 
Amicable Healthcare, Inc.
Home health
King County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to establish a Medicare and Medicaid certified home health agency in King.

Analyst: Kim-Boi Shadduck
Project #: CN19-52
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

09/06/2019 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 
Anderson Sobel Cosmetic Surgery
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to relocate an ambulatory surgical facility in Bellevue, within King County.

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: DOR22-20
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

6.22.2022 Exemption approved. 

 
Apex Spine Institute PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Benton County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Richland, within Benton County.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: DOR22-15
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

3.4.22 Approved Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Richland, within Benton County. Determined does not require a Certificate of Need at this time. 

 
April Holdings, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from certificate of need for a new ambulatory surgical facility, in Bellevue, within King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: DOR19-12
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

Exception Approved

 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular reveiw
  • 06/2019 - exemption granted
 
Arcadia Healthcare - Parkside
Nursing home
Yakima County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home in Union Gap, within Yakima County.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: BB22-02
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

02/18/2022- Approved bed banking

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Ashley House
Nursing home
King County
Approved
Project Description

To establish a 15-bed pediatric skilled nursing facility in King county.

Analyst: Mark Thomas
Project #: CN19-11
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

10/03/2019 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

Converted to regular review

 
Astria Health (AH NP8)
Kidney dialysis
Yakima County
Approved
Project Description

2020 concurrent review, cycle one, nonspecial circumstances, proposing to establish a new 27-station dialysis facility, within Yakima County.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN21-11
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

06/18/2021 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

Concurrent review with:

- CN21-03 Fresenius

- CN21-07 Northwest Kidney Centers

08/27/2020 - reassigned from Peter Agabi to Randy Huyck

 
Astria Health (AH NP8)
Kidney dialysis
Yakima County
Application withdrawn
Project Description

2021 Cycle 1-Nonspecial Circumstances - Proposing to establish a new 11-station dialysis facility within the Yakima County Dialysis Planning Area, with an estimated capital expenditure of $1,500,000.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN21-79
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

09/28/2021 - application withdrawn

 
Astria Toppenish Hospital (SHC Medical Center - Toppenish)
Hospital - psych
Yakima County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting exemption from certificate of need review to add 47 psychiatric beds to Astria Toppenish Hospital in Toppenish under RCW 70.38.260(2).

Analyst: Beth Harlow
Project #: DOR20-17
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

07/21/2020 - exemption approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Aurora Dialysis of Renton, LLC
Kidney dialysis
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

Establish a six-station plus one exempt isolation station dialysis center. 

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN23-04
 
Request
(received)
Avalon & DaVita
Nursing home
King County
Exemption Denied
Project Description

Proposal to add home hemodialysis services (HHD) to residents of Avalon Care Center in Federal Way, King County

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: DOR23-03
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

9.30.2022 Exemption denied. 

 
Avamere Heritage Rehab of Tacoma
Nursing home
Pierce County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home in Tacoma, within Pierce.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-08
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

03/04/2020- bed banking approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Avamere Olympic Rehab of Sequim
Nursing home
Clallam County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home in Sequim, within Clallam.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-07
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

03/20/2020 - bed banking approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Bainbridge Island Health and Rehabilitation Center (Eagle Harbor Healthcare, Inc.)
Nursing home
Kitsap County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home on Bainbridge Island, within Kitsap County.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: BB22-01
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

12/17/2021- bed banking approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Bel-Red Ambulatory Surgical Facility
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing an expansion of services to currently an approved ambulatory surgical facility, located in East King.

Analyst: Kim-Boi Shadduck
Project #: CN19-61
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

10/04/2019 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
  • 04/25/19 - Granted applicant's request for a two-week extension to respond to screening.
  • 05/20/19 - Granted applicant's request for a five-day extension to respond to screening.
 
Bethany Home Health (subsidiary of Bethany of the Northwest)
Home health
Snohomish County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to establish a Medicare and Medicaid certified home health agency to serve Snohomish County residents.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: CN21-15
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

06/10/2021 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

Concurrent review with CN #21-14 Josephine At Home.

 
Bethany Hospice Services, LLC (subsidary of Bethany of the Northwest)
Hospice
Snohomish County
Denied
Project Description

Proposing to provide Medicare and Medicaid certified hospice services to the residents of Snohomish County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-45
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Hearing Date
 
Evaluation and Decision

10/15/2021 - projected denied

 
 
Project Notes

Concurrent review with:
- CN21-47 Eden
- CN21-54 Seasons

 
Bethany of the Northwest
Nursing home
Snohomish County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from certificate of need to replace 31 of its 111 nursing home beds at Bethany at Pacific, located in Everett, within Snohomish.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: DOR19-14
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

4.23.19 Exception Approved to replace 31 nursing home beds from Bethany at Pacific to Silver Lake.

 
 
Project Notes

March 2019 - Temporary reassignment from Janis Sigman to Karen Nidermayer

 
Bethany of the Northwest
Nursing home
Snohomish County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing to amend Replacement Authorization #098, which approved the replacement of 31 beds from Bethany at Pacific to Bethany at Silver Lake. Both facilities are in Everett, within Snohomish County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: DOR21-19
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

01/04/2021 - amendment granted

 
Certificate Document
 
 

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Heartlinks
Franklin County
Letter of intent
Project Description

9.6.2022 Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted by Heartlinks to establish a home hospice in Franklin County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Acute Pain Management, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposes to relocate an existing, two operating-room ambulatory surgical facility in Bellevue, to a new site also in Bellevue within King.

Analyst: Maia Crawford-Bernick
Project #: DOR20-03
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

09/12/2019 - exemption approved

 
Aesthetic Rejuvenation Spa
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Burien, within King County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: DOR22-02
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

10/01/2021 - exemption granted

 
Allen Gabriel MD, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Application withdrawn
Project Description

6.29.2022 Allen Gabriel MD, PLLC, requested an exemption from the Certificate of Need for their ambulatory surgery facility. 

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: DOR22-28
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

8.17.2022 Notice of withdrawal.

 
Anderson Sobel Cosmetic Surgery
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to relocate an ambulatory surgical facility in Bellevue, within King County.

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: DOR22-20
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

6.22.2022 Exemption approved. 

 
Apex Spine Institute PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Benton County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Richland, within Benton County.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: DOR22-15
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

3.4.22 Approved Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Richland, within Benton County. Determined does not require a Certificate of Need at this time. 

 
April Holdings, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from certificate of need for a new ambulatory surgical facility, in Bellevue, within King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: DOR19-12
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

Exception Approved

 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular reveiw
  • 06/2019 - exemption granted
 
Bel-Red Ambulatory Surgical Facility
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing an expansion of services to currently an approved ambulatory surgical facility, located in East King.

Analyst: Kim-Boi Shadduck
Project #: CN19-61
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

10/04/2019 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
  • 04/25/19 - Granted applicant's request for a two-week extension to respond to screening.
  • 05/20/19 - Granted applicant's request for a five-day extension to respond to screening.
 
Cascade Outpatient Spine Center
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Exemption Request
Project Description

Exemption request for an ambulatory surgical facility in Bellingham.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: DOR19-20
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision
09/11/2019 - exemption approved
 
Central Spine and Pain
Ambulatory surgery
Lewis County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from Certificate of Need for the establishment of an ambulatory surgery center (ASC) related to solo practice. Solo practice Central Spine and Pain LLC is located in Spokane, WA. and the new ASC would serve as a private clinic for Central Spine and Pain with an attached ASC at 2107 Cooks Hill Road in Centralia, WA in Lewis County. 

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: DOR22-25
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

11.2.2022 Exemption approved.

 
Central Washington Eye Clinic, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Yakima County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting exemption from Certificate of Need review for a change in ownership of an existing ambulatory surgical facility in Yakima, within Yakima County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: DOR21-06
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

11/05/2020 - exemption granted

 
Central Washington Eye Clinic, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Thurston County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting exemption from Certificate of Need review for a change in location of an existing ambulatory surgery center in Olympia, within Thurston County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: DOR22-05
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

09/24/2021 - exemption granted

 
Clearview Eye and Laser, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Approved
Project Description

Requesting certificate of need approval to establish a two operating-room ambulatory surgical facility, located within King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN19-28
 
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

08/02/19 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 
Columbia Surgical Specialists PS (dba Columbia Surgery Center)
Ambulatory surgery
Spokane County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to establish an ambulatory surgical facility currently operating under a certificate of need exemption. The surgery center is located in Spokane, within Spokane County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-65
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

06/02/2022 - project approved of a new surgery center in Spokane County

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

Concurrent review with:

CN21-59 Empire Eye Physicians, PS.

CN22-06 Iron Bridge Surgery Center, LLC

 
Direct Imaging P.C.
Ambulatory surgery
Yakima County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Yakima, within Yakima County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: DOR22-12
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

01/11/2022 - exemption granted

 
Direct Imaging PC
Ambulatory surgery
Yakima County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Yakima, within Yakima County.

Analyst: Beth Harlow
Project #: DOR21-04
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

12/17/2020 - exemption granted

 
Ear Nose Throat Associates Southwest, Inc. P.S.
Ambulatory surgery
Thurston County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Olympia, within Thurston County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: DOR21-05
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

11/24/2020 - exemption granted

 
 
Project Notes

09/24/2020 - Applicant requested and was granted a 30-day extension to screening.

 
Empire Eye Physicians, PS
Ambulatory surgery
Spokane County
Approved
Project Description

Requesting certificate of need approval to establish two-operating-room ambulatory surgical facility, located within Spokane County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-59A
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

06/02/2022 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

Concurrent review with:

CN21-65 Columbia Surgical Specialists PS (dba Columbia Surgery Center)

CN22-06 Iron Bridge Surgery Center, LLC

 
Empire Eye Physicians, PS
Ambulatory surgery
Spokane County
Exemption Request
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from certificate of need to relocate its ambulatory surgical facility, located in Spokane, within Spokane.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: DOR19-13
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

06/13/2019 - exemption granted

 
Evergreen Eye Center Inc. P.S.
Ambulatory surgery
Pierce County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to establish a  CN-approved ambulatory surgical facility in Central Pierce.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-02
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Hearing Date
 
Evaluation and Decision

06/11/2021 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

Regular review

05/24/2021 - Reconsideration hearing scheduled

 
Evergreen Eye Center Inc. P.S. dba EEC Federal Way
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to convert its exempt one operating-room ambulatory surgery center from certificate of need exempt to approved, located in Federal Way, within King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN19-09
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 
Evergreen Eye Center Inc. P.S. dba EEC Seattle
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to convert its exempt one operating-room ambulatory surgery center from certificate of need exempt to approved, located in Federal Way, within King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN19-08
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 
Eye Associates Northwest, P.C.
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to operate its existing one-operating room exempt ambulatory surgery center as Certificate of Need-approved two-operating room ambulatory surgery center, in North King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN19-68
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
Evaluation and Decision

11/26/2019 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 
Eye MDs of Puget Sound, PLLC (dba Narrows Eye Surgery)
Ambulatory surgery
Pierce County
Approved
Project Description

 

Proposing to convert its exempt two-operating room ambulatory surgical facility from certificate of need-exempt to approved, located within Pierce County.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN22-29
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

7.7.2022 Approved Certificate of Need for two-operating room ambulatory surgical facility (ASF) within the Central Pierce Secondary Health Services planning area. 

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Gastroenterology Associates, LLC
Ambulatory surgery
Thurston County
Approved
Project Description

For approval to move its existing Certificate of Need approved ambulatory surgical facility, and add a procedure room for a total of 4 procedure rooms, currently located in Olympia, and serving Thurston County.

Analyst: Beth Harlow
Project #: CN19-05
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

08/20/2019 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 

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Allen Gabriel MD, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Application withdrawn
Project Description

6.29.2022 Allen Gabriel MD, PLLC, requested an exemption from the Certificate of Need for their ambulatory surgery facility. 

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: DOR22-28
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

8.17.2022 Notice of withdrawal.

 
Fresenius Medical Care (Inland Northwest Renal Care Group, LLC dba FKC Leah Layne)
Kidney dialysis
Adams County
Approved
Project Description

2019 concurrent review, cycle two, nonspecial circumstances, proposing to expand an existing dialysis center by two stations, within Adams.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: CN20-16
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

07/28/2020 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

Regular review

 
Fresenius Medical Care (Inland Northwest Renal Care Group, LLC dba FMC Leah Layne)
Kidney dialysis
Adams County
Approved
Project Description

2018-Cycle 2-Special Circumstances, proposing to add one dialysis station to their existing facility FMC Leah Layne, located in and serving Adams County's ESRD planning area.

Analyst: Kim-Boi Shadduck
Project #: CN19-20
 
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

08/01/19 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
TriState Memorial Hospital
Kidney dialysis
Asotin County
Application withdrawn
Project Description

Exemption request to relocate its kidney dialysis center to a new building on the same campus in Asotin.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: DOR20-07
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

07/10/2020 - exemption request withdrawn

 
Apex Spine Institute PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Benton County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Richland, within Benton County.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: DOR22-15
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

3.4.22 Approved Requesting an exemption from CN review to establish a new ambulatory surgical facility in Richland, within Benton County. Determined does not require a Certificate of Need at this time. 

 
Chaplaincy Healthcare (Tri-City Chaplaincy)
Hospice
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to replace the existing 10-bed hospice care center at a new location in Richland, also within Benton.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN20-11
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

07/21/2020 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes

11/26/2019 - exemption request denied

11/26/2019 - regular review application submitted

 
Chaplaincy Healthcare (Tri-City Chaplaincy)
Hospice
Benton County
Exemption Denied
Project Description

Request for exemption for replacement of an existing hospice care center in Kennewick.

Analyst: Beth Harlow
Project #: DOR20-08
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

11/26/2019 - exemption request denied

 
DaVita, Inc. (Total Renal Care, Inc. dba DaVita Chinook Kidney Center)
Kidney dialysis
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

2021 Cycle 2-Nonspecial Circumstances - Proposing to expand by one station, an existing dialysis facility within the Benton County ESRD Dialysis Planning Area, with an estimated capital expenditure of $27,248.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN22-11
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

6.21.2022 Approved the addition of one dialysis station to DaVita's 20-station Chinook Kidney Center. 

 
Certificate Document
 
 
DaVita, Inc. (Total Renal Care, Inc. dba DaVita Kennewick Dialysis)
Kidney dialysis
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

2021 Cycle 2-Nonspecial Circumstances - Proposing to expand by two stations, an existing dialysis facility within the Benton County ESRD Dialysis Planning Area, with an estimated capital expenditure of $448,428.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN22-12
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

6.21.2022 Approved the addition of three dialysis stations to DaVita's 20-station Kennewick Dialysis Center. 

 
Certificate Document
 
 
DaVita, Inc. (Total Renal Care, Inc., Kennewick Peritoneal Dialysis Training Program)
Kidney dialysis
Benton County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting exemption from Certificate of Need review for a peritoneal dialysis training program in Kennewick, within Benton County.

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: DOR21-30
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

09/17/2021 - exemption granted

 
Fresenius Medical Care (Qualicenters Inland Northwest, LLC dba FKC Columbia Basin)
Kidney dialysis
Benton County
Application withdrawn
Project Description

2019 concurrent review, cycle two, nonspecial circumstances, proposing to expand an existing dialysis center by four stations, within Benton.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN20-20
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

04/08/2020 - application withdrawn

 
 
Project Notes

Regular review

 
Fresenius Medical Care (Qualicenters Inland Northwest, LLC dba FKC Columbia Basin)
Kidney dialysis
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

2019 Cycle 1-Non-Special Circumstances - Proposing to add four stations to FKC Columbia Basin, within Benton.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN19-74
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

02/27/2020 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Geriatric Psychiatry Services, LLC
Hospital - psych
Benton County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Requesting exemption from certificate of need to establish a new 16-bed psychiatric hospital in Kennewick, within Benton.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: PER19-23
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

07/15/2019 - exemption approved

 
 
Project Notes

Regular review

 
Kadlec Regional Medical Center
Ambulatory surgery
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

Requesting certificate of need approval to establish a four operating-room ambulatory surgery center, located within Benton.

Analyst: Beth Harlow
Project #: CN19-07
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

07/24/19 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 
Kadlec Regional Medical Center
Hospital - acute care
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

Requests approval to add 67 acute care beds to its current capacity of 270 licensed beds.

Analyst: Mark Thomas
Project #: CN19-15
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

08/01/19 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 
Prosser Memorial Hospital
Hospital - acute care
Benton County
Exemption Denied
Project Description

Requesting a determination on whether replacement of the existing hospital on a different site is subject to certificate of need review.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: DOR21-14
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

01/13/2021 - exemption denied

 
Prosser Memorial Hospital
Hospital - acute care
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing the replacement of its existing hospital on a different site both located within Prosser, within Benton County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-69
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

11/04/2021 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Tri-City Orthopaedics Kennewick Surgery Center (Tri-CIty Orthopaedic Clinic, P.S.C.)
Ambulatory surgery
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to establish a four operating room ambulatory surgical facility in Kennewick, within Benton County.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN21-60
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

04/08/2022 project approved

 
Pivotal Unresolved Issue Date
 
Certificate Document
 
 
Trios Health dba Trios
Hospital - acute care
Benton County
Denied
Project Description

2019 Concurrent PCI - proposes to establish an adult elective percutaneous coronary intervention program to serve planning area #2.

Analyst: Beth Harlow
Project #: CN19-64
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

02/06/2020 - project denied

 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
  • 06/12/19 - Granted applicant request for extension.
 
Trios Health dba Trios
Hospital - acute care
Benton County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to consolidate all its licensed beds to its Southridge campus.

Analyst: Beth Harlow
Project #: CN20-52
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

02/04/2021 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Advanced Hospice Northwest of Wenatchee (Wenatchee Hospice Holdings LLC)
Hospice
Chelan County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to provide Medicare and Medicaid certified hospice services to the residents of Chelan County.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: CN22-18
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

9.23.2022 Application approved.

 
Pivotal Unresolved Issue Date
 
Certificate Document
 
 
Cashmere Care Center
Nursing home
Chelan County
Approved
Project Description

Proposing to add 30 beds to its existing nursing facility located in Cashmere, within Chelan County.

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: CN22-05
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

9.23.2022 Application approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Confluence Health
Hospital - acute care
Chelan County
Exemption Request
Project Description

The merger of Confluence Health & WVH to create CWHSA. 

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: DOR23-07
 
Request
(received)
Avamere Olympic Rehab of Sequim
Nursing home
Clallam County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home in Sequim, within Clallam.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-07
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

03/20/2020 - bed banking approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
Clallam County Public Hospital District No. 2 dba Olympic Medical Center
Hospice
Clallam County
Approved
Project Description

2018 Cycle 1 - proposing to establish a Medicare and Medicaid certified hospice agency serving Clallam County.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: CN19-42
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

09/20/2019 - project approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
 
Project Notes
  • Regular review
 

Stage 

Sorted by Stage. Displaying 1 - 25 of 419
DaVita, Inc. (Harpswell Dialysis, LLC)
Kidney dialysis
Cowlitz County
Application returned
Project Description

2020 Cycle 2-Non-Special Circumstances - Proposing to establish a 16-station dialysis facility, within the Cowlitz County ESRD Dialysis Planning Area, with an estimated capital expenditure of $2,635,043.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN21-32
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
DaVita, Inc. (Total Renal Care, Inc.)
Kidney dialysis
King County
Application returned
Project Description

2020 concurrent review, cycle one, nonspecial circumstances, proposing to establish a new 12-station, plus one CN-exempt isolation station dialysis facility, within the King Ten ESRD Planning Area.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-10
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

07/27/2020 - application returned

 
 
Project Notes

Converted to regular review

 
DaVita, Inc. (Total Renal Care, Inc.)
Kidney dialysis
Clark County
Application returned
Project Description

2019 concurrent review, cycle two, nonspecial circumstances, proposing to establish a 26-station (plus one exempt isolation station) dialysis center, within Clark.

Analyst: Mark Thomas
Project #: CN20-13
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

02/06/2020 - application returned

 
 
Project Notes

Concurrent review with Fresenius

 
Fresenius Kidney Care Longview, LLC
Kidney dialysis
Cowlitz County
Application returned
Project Description

Relocation of the existing Fresenius Kidney Care (FKC) Cowlitz clinic. 

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN23-02
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

7.13.2022 Department returned application due to the check being returned by issuing bank designates as "Not authorized/ ineligible."

 
Fresenius Kidney Care Longview, LLC (dba FKC Cowlitz)
Kidney dialysis
Cowlitz County
Application returned
Project Description

2021 Cycle 2-Nonspecial Circumstances - Proposing to establish a new facility that includes relocating stations and adding eleven stations, within the Cowlitz County ESRD Dialysis Planning Area, with an estimated capital expenditure of $2,206,714; $2,746,949; $3,434,520; $4,309,612; $5,423,365; or $6,840,868.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN22-15
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

12/06/2021 - application returned

 
Fresenius Medical Care (Renal Care Group Northwest, Inc. dba FKC Yakima River)
Kidney dialysis
Yakima County
Application returned
Project Description

2021 Cycle 1-Nonspecial Circumstances - Proposing to establish a new 11-station dialysis facility within the Yakima County Dialysis Planning Area, with an estimated capital expenditure of either $2,587,676 or $2,815,106.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN21-77
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

06/07/2021 - application returned

 
Proliance Surgeons, Inc. PS dba The Surgery Center at Rainier
Ambulatory surgery
Pierce County
Application returned
Project Description

Add 2 operating rooms to the ambulatory surgical facility, The Surgery Center at Rainier and expand services.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: CN19-06
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

09/17/2019 - Application returned

 
 
Project Notes

Concurrent review with:

 - CN19-16 Meridian Surgery Center

 
Renal Care Group Northwest, Inc
Kidney dialysis
Skagit County
Application returned
Project Description

Establish a six-station + one isolation station kidney dialysis clinic. 

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: CN23-03
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

7.13.2022 Department returned application due to the check being returned by issuing bank designates as "Not authorized/ ineligible."

 
Aurora Dialysis of Renton, LLC
Kidney dialysis
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

Establish a six-station plus one exempt isolation station dialysis center. 

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN23-04
 
Request
(received)
DaVita
Kidney dialysis
Franklin County
Application submitted
Project Description

Expansion of DaVita Mid Columbia by two stations, creating a twenty-three + one CON exempt isolation station facility to provide in-center hemodialysis, home hemodialysis, and peritoneal dialysis. 

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: CN22-46
 
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
DaVita
Kidney dialysis
Mason County
Application submitted
Project Description

10.31.2022 Application submitted to apply for a Certificate of Need to expand DaVita Mason County by two CN-approved stations. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
DaVita
Kidney dialysis
Snohomish County
Application submitted
Project Description

10.31.2022 Application submitted to apply for a Certificate of Need to expand DaVita Mason County by one CN-approved stations. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Evergreen Healthcare
Hospital - acute care
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

To increase licensed acute care beds at Evergreen Healthcare Medical Center-Kirkland by 36 beds. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Harborview Medical Center
Hospital - acute care
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to add 104 beds to its existing hospital capacity in Central King County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN22-41
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
MPT of Vancouver-Springstone, LLC (a subsidiary of Medical Properties Trust, Inc.)
Hospital - psych
Clark County
Application submitted
Project Description

Sale, purchase, or lease of all or part of a hospital in Vancouver, within Clark County.

Amendment application submitted.

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: CN22-28
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
MultiCare Good Samaritan
Hospital - acute care
Pierce County
Application submitted
Project Description

7.8.2022 MultiCare Good Samaritan submitted their letter of intent (LOI) for a certificate of need to add 160 acute care beds to MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital, in Pierce County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
MultiCare Health System
Ambulatory surgery
Thurston County
Application submitted
Project Description

07/01/2022 MultiCare Health System submitted its letter of intent (LOI) to apply for a Certificate of Need (CON) to develop and operate a new CON-approved ambulatory surgery facility (ASF) with two operating rooms in Thurston County. 

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN23-08
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
MultiCare Health System (dba Tacoma General Hospital and MultiCare Mary Bridge Children's Hospital)
Hospital - acute care
Pierce County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to move NICU beds from its Tacoma General license to its Mary Bridge license. Both hospitals are located in Tacoma, within Pierce County.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN22-39
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
NeoSpine
Ambulatory surgery
Pierce County
Application submitted
Project Description

Requesting to add one procedure room and additional specialty cases. 

Request
(received)
Northwest Kidney Centers
Kidney dialysis
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

Expand Northwest Kidney Centers (NKC) Renton existing 34 station facility by 4 stations.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: CN23-01
 
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
Northwest Washington Rehabilitation Hospital, LLC
Hospital - acute care
Snohomish County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to establish a 40-bed acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Snohomish County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-81
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

10.3.2022 Application approved.

 
Pacific Rim Outpatient Surgery Center
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Application submitted
Project Description

Develop and operate a CN approved ASF with 3 operating rooms in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Pain Care Physicians, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Thurston County
Application submitted
Project Description

Expand the number of operating rooms by two. 

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: CN22-45
 
Request
(received)
PeaceHealth
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Application submitted
Project Description

On 6.17.2022, PeaceHealth submitted a Letter of Intent (LOI) proposing to establish a new Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
PeaceHealth Endoscopy Center
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to relocate and expand its existing CN-approved ambulatory surgical facility, located within Whatcom County.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: CN22-44
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review

Project Number 

Sorted by Project Number. Displaying 1 - 25 of 419
(No Project Num.) -- DaVita
Kidney dialysis
Douglas County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Expand the DaVita East Wenatchee dialysis by two Certificate of Need-approved stations in Douglas County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- DaVita
Kidney dialysis
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Expand DaVita Renton dialysis by three Certificate of Need-approved station in King County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Elite Home Health & Hospice
Home health
Whitman County
Letter of intent
Project Description

7.20.2022 Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted by Elite Home Health & Hospice to establish a Medicare certified/ Medicaid eligible home health agency in Whitman County.

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Forks Community Hospital
Hospital - acute care
Clallam County
Letter of intent
Project Description

9.7.2022 Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted to expand their current licensed Medicare swing beds from 17 to the allowable 25 beds.

 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Fresenius Kidney Care
Kidney dialysis
Spokane County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Maintain one additional in-center dialysis station at the existing kidney dialysis center that was allowed under the proclamation 20-36. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Heartlinks
Franklin County
Letter of intent
Project Description

9.6.2022 Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted by Heartlinks to establish a home hospice in Franklin County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- MultiCare Health System
Home health
Kitsap County
Letter of intent
Project Description

MultiCare Home Health submitted a letter of Intent (LOI) to establish and operate a Certificate of Need-approved home health agency in Kitsap County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Northwest Kidney Centers
Kidney dialysis
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Maintain seven dialysis stations currently set up and operating at NKC Seattle that was allowed under proclamation 20-36. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Pacific Rim Outpatient Surgery Center
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

07/07/2022 Pacific Rim Outpatient Surgery Center (PROSC) submitted its letter of intent (LOI) to develop and operate a certificate of Need (CON) approved ambulatory surgical facility (ASF) with five operating rooms in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- PeaceHealth
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

On 6.17.2022, PeaceHealth submitted a Letter of Intent (LOI) proposing to establish a new Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
Hospital - acute care
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

7.14.2022 PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center submitted its letter of intent (LOI) to increase the hospital's acute care licensed beds in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Seattle Reproductive Medicine
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

07/01/2022 Seattle Reproductive Medicine submitted its letter of intent (LOI) to relocate its certificate of need (CON) approved surgery center in Seattle from the fourth floor to the sixth floor within the existing building and convert its two procedures rooms to general operating rooms. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- SharpeVision
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

7.21.2022 SharpeVision submitted its letter of intent (LOI) for a certificate of need (CON) approved ambulatory surgery center (ASC) in East King County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Vancouver Clinic
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

5.24.2022 Vancouver Clinic submitted a letter of intent (LOI) to file an amendment to CN#1803, which approved the establishment of and Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) in Clark County Secondary Health Services Area. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
BB19-04 -- Vashon Island Community Care
Nursing home
King County
Approved
Project Description

Request for full facility closure bed banking for 30 nursing home beds at Vashon Community Care Center in Vashon.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: BB19-04
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

07/11/2019 - exemption approved

 
BB20-01 -- Park Royal Health and Rehabilitation Center
Nursing home
Clark County
Approved
Project Description

Bank 50 nursing home beds under full facility closure.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-01
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

06/28/2019 - bed banking approved

 
BB20-01 -- Park Royal Health and Rehabilitation Center
Nursing home
Clark County
Exemption Request
Project Description

Nursing home full-facility closure bed-banking. Partial information redacted by DOH due to personal information. 

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: BB20-01
 
Request
(received)
BB20-02 -- Selah Care and Rehabilitation
Nursing home
Yakima County
Exemption Request
Project Description

Nursing home full-facility closure bed-banking.

Request
(received)
BB20-02 -- Selah Care and Rehabilitation (Avventura Inc)
Nursing home
Yakima County
Approved
Project Description

Bank 39 beds under full facility closure at Selah Care and Rehabilitation in Selah.

Analyst: Jeni Kido
Project #: BB20-02
 
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
Evaluation and Decision

07/15/2019 - Exemption approved

 
BB20-03 -- Providence St. Joseph Hospital
Nursing home
Stevens County
Approved
Project Description

Requesting full facility closure bed-banking for 40 beds at Providence St. Joseph Hospital in Chewelah.

Analyst: Kim-Boi Shadduck
Project #: BB20-03
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

09/25/2019 - bed-banking request granted

 
BB20-04 -- Keiro Northwest
Nursing home
King County
Approved
Project Description

Request to bank 150 nursing home beds in Seattle, within King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-04
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

10/15/2019 - exemption approved

 
BB20-05 -- Broadview Development Associates II, A Limited Partnership
Nursing home
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Nursing home full-facility closure bed-banking.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-05
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

01/24/2020 - bed banking approved

 
BB20-06 -- Richmond Beach Rehab, LLC
Nursing home
King County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home in Shoreline, within King.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-06
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

03/20/2020 - bed banking approved

 
BB20-07 -- Avamere Olympic Rehab of Sequim
Nursing home
Clallam County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home in Sequim, within Clallam.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-07
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

03/20/2020 - bed banking approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 
BB20-08 -- Avamere Heritage Rehab of Tacoma
Nursing home
Pierce County
Exemption Approved
Project Description

Proposing alternate use bed banking for a nursing home in Tacoma, within Pierce.

Analyst: Peter Agabi
Project #: BB20-08
 
Request
(received)
Evaluation and Decision

03/04/2020- bed banking approved

 
Certificate Document
 
 

Active Projects 

The Active Projects list shows projects with decsions pending. It includes projects in stage(s):
  • Letter of Intent
  • Application Submitted
  • Exemption Requst
Displaying 1 - 25 of 47
(No Project Num.) -- DaVita
Kidney dialysis
Douglas County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Expand the DaVita East Wenatchee dialysis by two Certificate of Need-approved stations in Douglas County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- DaVita
Kidney dialysis
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Expand DaVita Renton dialysis by three Certificate of Need-approved station in King County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Elite Home Health & Hospice
Home health
Whitman County
Letter of intent
Project Description

7.20.2022 Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted by Elite Home Health & Hospice to establish a Medicare certified/ Medicaid eligible home health agency in Whitman County.

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Forks Community Hospital
Hospital - acute care
Clallam County
Letter of intent
Project Description

9.7.2022 Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted to expand their current licensed Medicare swing beds from 17 to the allowable 25 beds.

 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Fresenius Kidney Care
Kidney dialysis
Spokane County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Maintain one additional in-center dialysis station at the existing kidney dialysis center that was allowed under the proclamation 20-36. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Heartlinks
Franklin County
Letter of intent
Project Description

9.6.2022 Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted by Heartlinks to establish a home hospice in Franklin County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- MultiCare Health System
Home health
Kitsap County
Letter of intent
Project Description

MultiCare Home Health submitted a letter of Intent (LOI) to establish and operate a Certificate of Need-approved home health agency in Kitsap County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Northwest Kidney Centers
Kidney dialysis
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

Maintain seven dialysis stations currently set up and operating at NKC Seattle that was allowed under proclamation 20-36. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Pacific Rim Outpatient Surgery Center
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

07/07/2022 Pacific Rim Outpatient Surgery Center (PROSC) submitted its letter of intent (LOI) to develop and operate a certificate of Need (CON) approved ambulatory surgical facility (ASF) with five operating rooms in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- PeaceHealth
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

On 6.17.2022, PeaceHealth submitted a Letter of Intent (LOI) proposing to establish a new Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
Hospital - acute care
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

7.14.2022 PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center submitted its letter of intent (LOI) to increase the hospital's acute care licensed beds in Whatcom County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Seattle Reproductive Medicine
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

07/01/2022 Seattle Reproductive Medicine submitted its letter of intent (LOI) to relocate its certificate of need (CON) approved surgery center in Seattle from the fourth floor to the sixth floor within the existing building and convert its two procedures rooms to general operating rooms. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- SharpeVision
Ambulatory surgery
King County
Letter of intent
Project Description

7.21.2022 SharpeVision submitted its letter of intent (LOI) for a certificate of need (CON) approved ambulatory surgery center (ASC) in East King County. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
(No Project Num.) -- Vancouver Clinic
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Letter of intent
Project Description

5.24.2022 Vancouver Clinic submitted a letter of intent (LOI) to file an amendment to CN#1803, which approved the establishment of and Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) in Clark County Secondary Health Services Area. 

Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
BB20-01 -- Park Royal Health and Rehabilitation Center
Nursing home
Clark County
Exemption Request
Project Description

Nursing home full-facility closure bed-banking. Partial information redacted by DOH due to personal information. 

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: BB20-01
 
Request
(received)
BB20-02 -- Selah Care and Rehabilitation
Nursing home
Yakima County
Exemption Request
Project Description

Nursing home full-facility closure bed-banking.

Request
(received)
CN21-81 -- Northwest Washington Rehabilitation Hospital, LLC
Hospital - acute care
Snohomish County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to establish a 40-bed acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Snohomish County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN21-81
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
End of Public Comment
 
Evaluation and Decision

10.3.2022 Application approved.

 
CN22-28 -- MPT of Vancouver-Springstone, LLC (a subsidiary of Medical Properties Trust, Inc.)
Hospital - psych
Clark County
Application submitted
Project Description

Sale, purchase, or lease of all or part of a hospital in Vancouver, within Clark County.

Amendment application submitted.

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: CN22-28
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
CN22-39 -- MultiCare Health System (dba Tacoma General Hospital and MultiCare Mary Bridge Children's Hospital)
Hospital - acute care
Pierce County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to move NICU beds from its Tacoma General license to its Mary Bridge license. Both hospitals are located in Tacoma, within Pierce County.

Analyst: Randy Huyck
Project #: CN22-39
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
CN22-41 -- Harborview Medical Center
Hospital - acute care
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to add 104 beds to its existing hospital capacity in Central King County.

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN22-41
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
CN22-44 -- PeaceHealth Endoscopy Center
Ambulatory surgery
Whatcom County
Application submitted
Project Description

Proposing to relocate and expand its existing CN-approved ambulatory surgical facility, located within Whatcom County.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: CN22-44
 
Letter of Intent
(received)
(expires)
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
CN22-45 -- Pain Care Physicians, PLLC
Ambulatory surgery
Thurston County
Application submitted
Project Description

Expand the number of operating rooms by two. 

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: CN22-45
 
Request
(received)
CN22-46 -- DaVita
Kidney dialysis
Franklin County
Application submitted
Project Description

Expansion of DaVita Mid Columbia by two stations, creating a twenty-three + one CON exempt isolation station facility to provide in-center hemodialysis, home hemodialysis, and peritoneal dialysis. 

Analyst: Andrew Struska
Project #: CN22-46
 
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
CN23-01 -- Northwest Kidney Centers
Kidney dialysis
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

Expand Northwest Kidney Centers (NKC) Renton existing 34 station facility by 4 stations.

Analyst: Jules Kolln
Project #: CN23-01
 
Request
(received)
Beginning of Review
CN23-04 -- Aurora Dialysis of Renton, LLC
Kidney dialysis
King County
Application submitted
Project Description

Establish a six-station plus one exempt isolation station dialysis center. 

Analyst: Karen Nidermayer
Project #: CN23-04
 
Request
(received)