Department of Health Services Logo

 

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

Construction/
Remodeling of Health Care Facilities

WI Nurse Aide Training and Registry Info

Caregiver Program/ Background Checks

WI Adult Programs Caregiver Misconduct Registry

Rural Health Clinics - DQA Numbered Memos

Introduction | Contacts | Publications | Related Sites


DQA Numbered Memos for rural health clinics are documents issued by the Division that deal with policies, information and interpretation of federal and state regulations and guidelines of the programs under the jurisdiction of the Division of Quality Assurance.

Sign-up to receive E-mail notification of new DQA memos, DQA Quarterly Information Updates, and additional health care policy-related information via the DQA Subscription Service.

Questions about the content of rural health clinic memos:   E-mail the Division of Quality Assurance.


Memo#

Date Issued

Subject

13-019 08/15/13 HIPAA Final Rule Recommendations for Facility Compliance  (PDF, 127 KB)
13-003 01/29/13 Expansion of the University Wisconsin Oshkosh Caregiver Project:
 Continuing Education for Caregivers
 Investigating and Reporting Allegations of Misconduct
 (PDF, 118 KB)
12-019 12/04/12 New Lean Plan Review Application
12-015 08/22/12 Requirements Regarding the Confidentiality and Proper Disposal of Health Care and Related Records
12-011 07/24/12 e-SOD/e-POC Initiative, Provider Search Application, and Online Posting of SODs and POCs

12-008

06/20/12

Heat Awareness

11-020

07/20/11

Heat Awareness

11-017

06/06/11

Electronic Signatures on Health Care Documents

11-014

05/16/11

Summary of the Division of Quality Assurance Provider Post-Survey Questionnaire

11-009

03/31/11

Emergency Preparedness Flood Preparation and Response

10-031

10/23/10

Email Encryption

10-024

09/09/10

Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Certificate of Waiver project announcement for 2011 and Web resources for CLIA

10-022

08/31/10

Nationwide Egg Recall

10-021

08/11/10

Healthiest Wisconsin 2020: Everyone Living Better, Longer

10-012

05/26/10

Heat Awareness

10-007

04/19/10

Reporting Requirements Under 457.25 (1), Stats. (Joint Division Memo)

09-050

12/0209

Staffing of Facilities and Programs During a Pandemic

09-041

10/26/09

Emergency Preparedness Resource Inventory Registration System Now Online

09-040

10/02/09

For All Facilities Performing Tests on Human Specimens: CLIA Requirements

09-038

09/10/09

Physician Assistant Prescribing Rule Changes

09-027

06/22/09

Heat Awareness

08-018 07/07/08 Reporting Hotline for Health Care Providers
08-016 06/03/08 Division of Quality Assurance complaint Resources
08-007 03/18/08 Caregiver Background Check Update
08-006 03/17/08 Non Long Term Care (LTC) Complaint Contact Information
07-021 11/01/07 Consultant and Management Company List
07-014 08/24/07 Do-Not-Resuscitate (DNR) Information
07-007 05/09/07 Wisconsin Nurse Aide Competency Testing and Registry Services Update
07-006 05/04/07 DHFS Reorganization
07-005 03/30/07 Anniversary of the Wisconsin Caregiver Law
07-003 02/05/07 Norovirus Recognition, Transmission Pevention and Reporting
06-031 12/11/06 Post Survey Questionnaire Now Available via On-Line Survey
06-028 11/15/06 Adult-at-risk, including Elder Adult-at-Risk
06-027 11/13/06 Disaster Preparedness Memo
06-008 05/15/06 DHFS 24-Hour Emergency Telephone Hotline for Reporting Public Health and Human Services Emergencies
05-015 - OBSOLETE, replaced by Names Removed From Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry
04-028 11/22/04 Revised Caregiver Misconduct Reporting Requirements for BQA Entities
04-004 3/5/04 Medication Administration by Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAPs)
03-015 11/25/03 BQA Post Survey Questionnaire
03-008 -  Facilities Performing Tests on Human Specimens: CLIA Requirements, OBSOLETE 10/09, replaced by 09-040

02-012

7/26/02

Voluntary & Mandatory Medical Device Reporting - Food and Drug Administration

02-004 - Wisconsin Nurse Aide Directory Employment Eligibility Verification - OBSOLETED 7/11

01-053 - WI Nurse Aide Training Program & Directory Manual Available On-Line - OBSOLETED 7/11

01-051

12/3/01

New Procedure Disseminating BQA Memos

00-079 - Posting WI Caregiver Misconduct Registry - OBSOLETED 05/12

00-057 - The Wisconsin Caregiver Program Manual Available On-Line - OBSOLETED 07/11

00-049 - Wisconsin Rural Hospital Flexibility Program - Critical Access Hospitals - OBSOLETE 03/13

00-027

3/10/00

Rural Health Clinic Update

00-024 - Update on WI Caregiver Legislation - OBSOLETED 05/12

00-017 - Life Safety Informational Release - OBSOLETE, replaced by 12-013
00-014 - Disposal of Medical Records - OBSOLETED by 12-015

00-012

1/24/00

Informal Dispute Resolution

99-077 - Wisconsin Nurse Aide Training and Directory Update - Termination of Nurse Aide Training "Deemed" and "Grandparenting" Programs - OBSOLETE 07/11

99-073

12/10/99

Update on WI Caregiver Legislation

98-055 - Patients with Antibiotic Resistant Organisms in Health Care Settings OBSOLETE 9/05, see PPH 42513_0905 (PDF, 166 KB)

Last Updated: May 28, 2014