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Home Health Agencies (HHAs) -- Introduction

Introduction | Rules & Regulations | Providers | Contacts | Publications | Related Sites

NOTE: Do not complete a Home Health Agency application if the intent is to provide only personal care services that include assistance with activities of daily living, housekeeping activities, and/or accompanying client to medical appointments.

For questions regarding home health agencies, you may E-mail the Division of Quality Assurance

Home Health Agency Application Process

HOME HEALTH AGENCY: An organization that provides part-time and intermittent skilled nursing and other therapeutic services on a visiting basis to persons in their homes.

The home health agency shall directly provide or arrange for at least part-time or intermittent nursing services and provide or arrange for home health aide services.

Navigation Links to HHA Information:

Rules & Regulations governing home health agencies

Providers -- Information for home health agency staff and management

Contacts -- State of Wisconsin staff to call regarding home health agencies

Publications -- Memos and other items available from the State
                          of Wisconsin

Related Sites -- Other Internet sites of interest

Last Updated: August 12, 2014