WAC 182-526-0095 Requesting a hearing.
Effective March 16, 2017
- A hearing request may be made orally or in writing, unless a rule requires otherwise. If an oral request is allowed by rule, an oral request for hearing can be made to a health care authority (HCA) employee, HCA's authorized agent, or to the office of administrative hearings (OAH) employee in person, by telephone, or by voicemail.
- Program rules may require a specific method and location for sending a written request for hearing. A written request for hearing should be sent to the location specified in the notice.
- A hearing request should contain:
- The requestor's name;
- The requestor's address;
- The requestor's telephone number;
- The applicant's, recipient's, or provider's identification number;
- A description of each agency action being contested;
- A brief explanation of why the person or entity disagrees with HCA's action; and
- Any accommodation to help the requestor fully participate in the hearing, including a foreign or sign language interpreter or any other accommodation for an individual with a disability.