Notification regarding Rainier School Pat C Intermediate Care Facility

This notice constitutes formal notification that the Washington State Health Care Authority will terminate the certification of Rainier PAT C Intermediate Care Facility effective October 2, 2022. This is a change from the termination date of September 3, 2022. An additional 30-day extension in the termination timeline has been recommended by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Rainier PAT C has been out of compliance with federal Conditions of Participation in the Medicaid Title XIX ICF/IID program since May 6, 2021. On June 29, 2022, the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), Residential Care Services completed a third revisit survey and determined that Rainier PAT C Intermediate Care Facility continues to be out of compliance with Federal Conditions of Participation found in 42 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 483 Subpart I. The deficiencies for this survey action can be found in the federal Statement of Deficiencies 2567L reports which the public can request from Rainier School PAT C. To ensure the safety of clients residing at Rainier School PAT C, the Washington State Department of Social and health Services, Residential Care Services has been completing weekly state monitoring visits since July 5, 2022.