The Assisted Living Forum is facilitated by the Division of Quality Assurance, Bureau of Assisted Living and meets bi-monthly. Stakeholders involved in assisted living gather in a collaborative spirit to discuss current issues in the regulated assisted living environment.
The links below offer access to communications intended for Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) and key information and tools used most often. General Information 1-2 Bed Adult Family Home Certification Standards Being a Full Partner booklet Capitation Rates DHS-MCO Contract Enrollment Data Family
Children's Long-Term Support (CLTS) Community Integration Program IA (CIP IA) Community Integration Program IB (CIP IB) Community Integration Program II (CIP II) Community Options Program – Waiver (COP-W) Community Opportunities and Recovery (COR) List of Chapters and Sections of the Revised
The Department of Health Services has revised and updated its Wisconsin Statutes, Chapter 50 Resident Relocation Manual (PDF, 782 KB, 146 pages) . Under Wisconsin law, facilities relocating 5 or more residents must file a Resident Relocation Plan with the Division of Long Term Care. A facility must
Wisconsin's Functional Screen system is a web-based application used to collect information about an individual's functional status, health and need for assistance for various programs that serve the frail elderly and people with intellectual/developmental or physical disabilities. The screen is
The Wisconsin Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs) in Long-Term Care Coalition is a collaborative effort to reduce and eliminate healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) among long-term care residents. The Coalition brings long-term care providers, professional organizations, University of
The Music and Memory Program brings personalized music to individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
This web page is intended to provide information to assist nursing home staff to prevent and reduce the number of pressure injuries in nursing homes. In April, 2016, the term “pressure injury” replaced “pressure ulcer” in the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) Pressure Injury Staging
Last Revised: December 29, 2016