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Wisconsin Department of Health Services

If You Have Complaints about Wisconsin Health Care

Information about Division of Quality Assurance (DQA)

Provider Types Regulated by DQA

DQA Listservs

Provider Search

Provider Training

DQA Numbered Memos

DHS Forms

Remodeling of Health Care Facilities

WI Nurse Aide Training and Registry Info

Caregiver Program/ Background Checks

WI Adult Programs Caregiver Misconduct Registry

Adult Family Homes - Providers

Introduction | Rules_&_Regulations | Forms | Providers |
  Contacts | Publications | Related Sites

You may also E-mail the Division of Quality Assurance (attention Bureau of Assisted Living) for more information.

Please note: Applications not acted upon by the applicant will be closed after one (1) year.

new icon e-SOD/e-POC Provider Information also refer to DQA Memo 13-002

Starting Up an Adult Family Home - Agency Response to Inquiries

Assisted Living Forum

Injury/Falls Prevention

Medication Management Initiative

Assisted Living Facility Survey Guide (P-63186) (PDF, 118 KB)

Assisted Living Additional Resources

Guidelines for Assisted Living Enforcement (P-63200) (PDF, 91 KB)

Facilities Seeking to Perform Laboratory Testing - Information

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC): Starting a Business in Wisconsin (exit DHS)

Reporting Client / Patient Death Attributable to Suicide, Restraint, or Psychotropic Medication

Wisconsin Assisted Living Consumer Information - includes the following:

The Diabetes Prevention & Control Program in Wisconsin
Includes links to Care Guidelines and Strategic Plan

Federal Links - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, HIPAA, Civil Rights, US Department of Labor, etc.

Safety in Healthcare

Provider resources for Safety in Healthcare

Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness for Long Term Care and Assisted Living Facilities

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Emergency Preparedness and Response website includes preparedness resources for healthcare facilities. (exit DHS) 

U.S. Department of Labor

The United States Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division Fact Sheet website provides information by topic of the Fair Labor Standards Act. (exit DHS)  Fact Sheet topics include: Health Care, Nursing Care Facilities, Nurses, Recordkeeping, Home Health Care, Hours Worked, Overtime, and additional areas. 

Wisconsin's Flu Resource

Wisconsin's Flu Resource website (exit DHS)

Wisconsin License, Permit and Registration Services Portal

Wisconsin License, Permit and Registration Services - Category: Health/Medicine (exit DHS)

Seasonal Information

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Last Updated: September 24, 2014