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Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Division of Quality Assurance
(608) 266-8481

Consumer & Provider Information

Provider Search

Choosing WI Residential Options

If You Have Complaints about Health/ Residential Care Providers

Facility Directories

Assisted Living Facilities (CBRFs, adult family homes, etc.)

Nursing Homes

Facilities Serving People with Developmental Disabilities

Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse and Mental Health

WI Adult Programs Caregiver Misconduct Registry

Consumer and Provider Information about Wisconsin Health and Residential Care Providers

The information on this website is provided by the Division of Quality Assurance, which licenses, certifies, registers and regulates 45 types of health and community care entities.

Consumer Information:

Please keep the following in mind when viewing material made available through the DHS sites:

  • Provider lists/directories made available on the Internet: The providers listed met the appropriate standards (state or federal) for licensure, certification, registration, or similar regulatory activity at the time they were listed.

  • DHS does not endorse or recommend providers.

Caregiver Program Information:

The Caregiver Program area also includes information related to Nursing Home Medication Aides and the Feeding Assistant Program.  

Federal Information - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Health and Residential Care Provider and Management Information

Review List of entities regulated by the Division of Quality Assurance. Select the provider type you are interested in. You will access its introductory page.

Following is a list of provider-specific web pages available from the introductory page (not all provider types will have all of the following):

  • Introduction

  • Rules and Regulations (federal and state)

  • Forms

  • Providers/Provider Information

  • Contacts

  • Publications (including DQA memos specific to that provider type)

  • Related Sites (other links of interest)

Additional Information:

Construction/Remodeling of Health Care Facilities - Plan Review Requirements

DQA Numbered Memos

DQA E-Mail Subscription Service (Listservs)

DQA Provider Training Opportunities

DQA Quarterly Information Updates

DQA Safety in Healthcare

Emergency Preparedness for Long Term Care and Assisted Living Facilities

Healthcare Provider Management/Consultant List

Medication Errors

Music & Memory Initiative

Quality Assurance and Improvement Committee - Allocation of Civil Money Penalty funds, and project application process 

Reporting of Patient/Client Deaths

Resident /Client Relocation Planning and Procedure Manual

The Pharmacy Newscapsule

Wisconsin Health Care Organizations  - Provider and consumer associations

Seasonal Information:

Wisconsin's Pandemic Flu Resource - H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) Information (exit DHS)


If you have any questions about this information, E-mail the Division of Quality Assurance or call (608) 266-8481.

Last Updated: August 05, 2014