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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

Assisted Living Medication Management Initiative

The Medication Management Initiative is a compilation of resources to address some of the most common medication issues that arise in assisted living facilities. This web page is a means of providing up-to-date medication management information to assisted living facilities and survey staff.

Medication Management Information Table

Communication & Reporting

Controlled Substances


Insulin Management

Medical Abbreviations

Medication Errors

Medication Monitoring

Medication Storage & Disposal

PRN Medications

Packaging & Labeling

Policy/Procedure Development & Quality Assurance

Psychotropic Medications

Role of the Pharmacist

Role of the RN & RN Delegation


Staff Training

Other Resources

DQA Pharmacy NewsCapsule

DQA Pharmacy Review Resources for Surveyors

Assisted Living Workgroup Guidelines for Medication Management

DQA Pharmacy Q & A for Assisted Living

CBRF Pharmacy FAQs




Last Updated:  September 24, 2014