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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

Facility Directories

Also use the Provider Search application to locate and obtain additional information about specific providers/facilities. 

Refer to Residential Care Options - Definitions for information about different provider types.

Assisted Living Directories - includes:

  • Adult Day Care

  • Adult Family Homes

  • Community Based Residential Facilities (CBRFs)

  • Residential Care Apartment Complexes (RCACs)

Approved CBRF Training Programs

Approved Corporate Guardianship Agencies (PDF, 53 KB)

Nursing Homes (main index page)

  • Lists of Wisconsin nursing homes

  • Consumer Information Reports (individual facility data)

  • See bottom of page for facilities serving ventilator-dependent and traumatic brain injured (TBI) individuals

Facilities Serving People with Developmental Disabilities (FDDs - main index page) - Note that many Assisted Living Facilities (above) serve this population.

  • Lists of Wisconsin FDDs

  • Consumer Information Reports (individual facility data)

Health Care Facility Directories (non-long-term care) - includes:

  • Ambulatory Surgical Centers

  • End Stage Renal Dialysis

  • Home Health Agencies

  • Hospices

  • Hospitals (general, critical/rural access, psychiatric, alcohol treatment)

  • Swing-bed Hospitals (have beds that can be converted to nursing home status)

  • Outpatient Rehabilitation

  • Personal Care Agencies

  • Portable X-ray Services

  • Rural Health Clinics

Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (AODA) Treatment Programs

  • Treatment program directories

  • Individuals certified for third-party billing

  • Look under "Health Care Facility Directories" for psychiatric hospitals

  • Also see Assisted Living Directories for places that serve these populations.

Approved Nurse Aide Training Programs (PDF, 51 KB)

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Programs

Wisconsin Facilities with Dedicated Units for the Care of Ventilator-Dependent Persons


Last Updated: August 21, 2014