Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Numbered Memos for nurse aide training and the Nurse Aide Registry and Caregiver Program deal with policies, information and interpretation of federal and state regulations and guidelines of the programs under DQA's jurisdiction.
To obtain a paper (official) copy of any numbered memo, write to the Administrator's Office, DQA, P.O. Box 2969, Madison, WI 53701-2969, or E-mail: Division of Quality Assurance.
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|Official Number||Description||Issue Date||Attachments||Obsolete Date|
||Guidance Reminder Regarding Handheld Devices and the Potential Misuse of Such Devices||February 23, 2016|
||Reminder Nurse Aide Eligibility Requirements||February 16, 2016|
||Application Process for Out of State Trained Nurse Aides||July 14, 2014|
||2013 Wisconsin Act 357 - Nurse Aide Training "Bridge" Program||May 30, 2014|
||Danger of Entrapment Associated with Bed Rail Use||May 23, 2013|
||Requirements Regarding the Confidentiality and Proper Disposal of Health Care and Related Records||August 22, 2012|
||CMS S & C Memo 11-35 Mandate of Section 6121 of the Affordable Care Act for Nurse Aide Training in Nursing Homes||January 17, 2012|
||US Department of Labor to Allow Limited Participation of Youths in Operation of Power-Driven Patient Lifts||August 1, 2011|
||Guidelines for Use of Sign-Language Interpreter in Nurse Aide Training Program||May 31, 2011|
||Employment Requirements for "Nurse Technicians" and Student Nurses Working as Nurse Aides||February 10, 2011|
||U.S. Department of Labor - Employment of Youth in the Health Care Industry||October 19, 2010|