Notification regarding Rainier School PAT C recertification survey

Mon, 07/19/2021

On May 6, 2021, the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) Residential Care Services completed an unannounced recertification survey at the Rainier School PAT C Intermediate Care Facility. This was followed by a re-visit survey completed July 14, 2021.

The purpose of these surveys was to determine compliance with federal requirements for Intermediate Care Facilities participating in the Medicaid program. This notice constitutes formal notification that the Washington State Health Care Authority will be imposing the Denial of Payment for New Admissions remedy effective August 4, 2021, due to continued non-compliance by Rainier School PAT C.

The deficiencies for the survey actions can be found in the federal Statement of Deficiencies 2567L reports, which are required to be publicly posted and available at the Rainier School PAT C.