Legislative Audit Bureau.
Legal Action of Wisconsin; a statewide public interest law firm concerned with advocating on behalf of public assistance clients.
Legislative Council (Rules) Clearinghouse; reviews agency-proposed administrative rules for legal authority and conformance to drafting standards prior to agency hearings on the rules.
Limited English Proficiency
LGBT is collectively refers to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
Local Health Department
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard 101 for the safety of life in buildings. Adopted by reference by the Federal government as one condition for provider participation under the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Adopted by reference by the Department in rules for nursing homes, FDDs and hospitals.
Also referred to by the public as the "Living Will," a form which enables a person to declare his or her wishes in advance concerning the use of life-sustaining procedures in the event of a terminal illness or injury when the person has become incompetent. Forms distributed by the Department's Division of Public Health.
Local public health agency.
licensed practical nurse
licensing specialist (DQA)
Long Term Care.
Long Term Care/Facility Licensing Certification Information System.
Long Term Care Information System.
Long Term Support.