Outpatient Admission

Outpatient Program Admission Criteria

To be eligible for the Outpatient Program at Bailey-Boushay House, the individual must meet the following criteria.

HIV/AIDS and Medication Management

The individual has:

  • Non-adherence, or at risk of non-adherence, to HIV medications

    • OR clinical need for HIV medications with repeated inability to remain on treatment

    • OR clinical need for support in starting HIV medications

Additional Requirements

The individual also has to:

  • Be a resident of Washington state, living in King, Pierce, Snohomish, Kitsap or Island Counties.

  • Be willing to have ALL medications managed at Bailey-Boushay House (this is non-negotiable.) Medication pickup schedule is determined by the individual's need and can range from daily directly observed therapy to a minimum of at least once-a-week pickup. If an individual is not on medications, Bailey-Boushay House staff will work with him or her to prepare for future treatment.

  • Be willing to remain engaged with medical provider and HIV case management

  • Be willing to pay a monthly co-pay if income is greater than 300 percent of federal poverty level.

  • Be able to maintain community-safe behaviors at Bailey-Boushay House. No violence, weapons, threats or hate language; no disruptive behaviors; no drug/alcohol-related activity at BBH; no smoking on property; no stealing; no inappropriate sexual behavior. There must be a willingness to self-monitor behaviors and to take immediate direction from staff as needed.

  • Be able to transfer with only minimal assist.

  • Require a maximum of once-daily dressing changes if needing wound care.

  • Be 18 years of age or older.

Outpatient Admission Process

For individuals who fit the above criteria, admission is granted after:

  1. A completed admissions form, recent clinic notes and standing orders are received (see Admission Forms below.)
  2. An intake with social work and nursing staff is completed.

Outpatient Admission Forms

Outpatient Admission Contact Information

If you are a person living with HIV or a loved one of a person living with HIV, please call the Bailey-Boushay House Admissions Office with any questions.

Phone: (206) 720-2305
Fax: (206) 720-2328