Inslee announces extension of proclamation for nursing home transfer and discharge

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Gov. Jay Inslee today announced an extension of Proclamation 21.15 that suspends and waives certain statutes in order to allow nursing homes to transfer or discharge residents to other long-term care facilities. The order was originally for 30 days and set to expire on October 2. The 4-corners of the legislature extended the waivers and suspensions in 21-15 through 11:59 PM on November 1.

Read the full proclamation here.

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