Guidance Documents Library

Locate and comment on any proposed or adopted “guidance documents” Wis. Stats. § 227.01 (3m).

Title Area LRB Publication Date Preliminary Comment Period End Status Provide Comment
Bordetella parapertussis Reporting DPH
08/03/20
08/24/20
Proposed
Communicable Disease Reporting Requirements DPH
02/17/20
03/09/20
Proposed
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update: Recommendations on Domestic and International Travel DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
EBD MA Eligibility Operations Memo DMS
07/20/20
08/17/20
Proposed
Everyone Safer at Home DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
ForwardHealth Alert: Ending Coverage for Procedure Codes 98967 and 98968 DMS
08/03/20
08/24/20
Proposed
ForwardHealth Update: Electronic Visit Verification Training For Personal Care Services and Supportive Home Care Services DMS
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
ForwardHealth Update: Implementation of Electronic Visit Verification For Personal Care and Supportive Home Care Services DMS
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
ForwardHealth Update: Member Copay Clarifications for Non-Emergency Visits to Emergency Departments DMS
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
FSET Cover Sheet DMS
07/13/20
08/03/20
Proposed
Gonorrhea Rates are Increasing - Kenosha County DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
Gonorrhea Rates are Increasing - Milwaukee County DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
Gonorrhea Rates are Increasing - Ozaukee County DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
Gonorrhea Rates are Increasing - Racine County DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
Gonorrhea Rates are Increasing - Walworth County DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
Gonorrhea Rates are Increasing - Washington County DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
Gonorrhea Rates are Increasing - Waukesha County DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
Guidance on the disposition of medically stable post-acute and long-term care residents with confirmed or clinically suspected COVID-19 infection DPH
06/15/20
07/06/20
Proposed
Guidance on the role of COVID-19 testing in decisions around transfers from acute care hospitals to post-acute and long-term care facilities DPH
06/15/20
07/06/20
Proposed
Guidance on the transfer of hospitalized patients infected with COVID-19 to post-acute and long-term care facilities DPH
06/15/20
07/06/20
Proposed
Guidance to Coroners and Medical Examiners on Postmortem COVID-19 Testing at the Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene and the Milwaukee Health Department Laboratory DPH
06/08/20
06/29/20
Proposed
HIV Data to Care Outreach Protocol for Partner Services Providers DPH
07/06/20
07/27/20
Proposed
How to Respond to an Overdose and Administer Naloxone Guide OPIOIDS
03/16/20
04/06/20
Proposed
Important Guidance for Infection Prevention and Control of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (REVISED) in Long-Term Care Facilities and Assisted Living Facilities DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Important Information for Recipients of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) from the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Important Recommendations for Prevention of COVID-19 in Long-Term Care Facilities and Assisted Living Facilities DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Infant Methemoglobinemia DPH
03/30/20
04/20/20
Proposed
Information for Dental Health Care Professionals (DHCP): What You Need to Know about Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Providers in Wisconsin Regarding COVID-19 Associated with the Outbreak in Wuhan, China DPH
02/17/20
03/09/20
Proposed
Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems, Practitioners and Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) Regarding COVID-19 DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Medicaid Eligibility Handbook Cover Sheet DMS
07/13/20
08/03/20
Proposed
Memo: A Call to Action: Treatment for Gonorrhea Infection and Emergence of Antibiotic Resistant Gonorrhea DPH
07/20/20
08/10/20
Proposed
New Requirements for Reporting Cases and Patients Under Investigation for COVID-19 DPH
02/10/20
03/02/20
Proposed
Next Steps: Close contacts of someone with COVID-19 DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Next Steps: while you wait for your COVID-19 test results DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Opioid Safety and Overdose Prevention Guide OPIOIDS
03/16/20
04/06/20
Proposed
Please do not visit. DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Public Health Follow-up of Suspected Cases of Infant Methemoglobinemia DPH
03/30/20
04/20/20
Proposed
Public Health Guidance for Discontinuation of Home Isolation and Voluntary Home Quarantine for Individuals Infected with or Exposed to COVID-19 DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Respiratory Illnesses: Protect yourself and those around you DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Respiratory Virus Surveillance Report DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Ryan White Dental Policies and Reimbursement Rates Letter DPH
06/08/20
06/29/20
Proposed
Ryan White Part B and Life Care Services Emergency Financial Assistance Policy in Response to COVID-19 DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Updated guidance for local health departments and government partners about home isolation and quarantine for COVID-19 DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Updated Guidance on Infection Control during Specimen Collection for COVID-19 in Outpatient Settings DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Urgent Update – Prioritization of COVID-19 Testing for Hospitalized Patients DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
What should I do if someone in my home is sick from COVID-19? DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
What to do if someone breaks quarantine: Guidance for Local Health Departments (LHDs) DPH
03/23/20
04/13/20
Proposed
Wisconsin Well Woman Program Guidance during the COVID-19 Pandemic DPH
03/30/20
04/20/20
Proposed
Last Revised: May 15, 2020