Wisconsin Nurse Aide Training and Registry - DQA Numbered Memos

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.

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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
September 20, 2017
Last Revised: May 29, 2015