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Facilities Serving People with Developmental Disabilities (FDDs) -- Rules & Regulations

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FDDs are also known as Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID).

Definition: From Chapter DHS 134, Wisconsin Administrative Code:  "FDD" or "facility for the developmentally disabled" means a residential facility:

  • with a capacity of 3 or more residents

  • in which nursing care is provided to any resident

  • and which primarily serves residents who are developmentally disabled and who require and receive active treatment.

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Last Updated: January 13, 2014