Wisconsin Certification Standards for Adult Day Care - you can obtain a copy of the standards by calling 608-266-8481 or emailing the Division of Quality Assurance.
- Assisted Living Provider Directories
- Falls in Assisted Living Facilities (PDF, 56 KB) - Recommendations for assessment, preventing, reducing, and responding to resident falls.
- The Pharmacy Newscapsule
- Medication Errors
DQA Quarterly Information Updates - Recently published DQA memos, CMS program letters, provider training, rules development, other items of interest.
To obtain a paper (official) copy of any numbered memo, write to the Administrator's Office, Division of Quality Assurance, P.O. Box 2969, Madison, WI 53701-2969, or email: Division of Quality Assurance.
Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Numbered Memos for adult day care are documents issued by the Division that deal with policies, information and interpretation of federal and state regulations and guidelines of the programs under the jurisdiction of DQA.
Questions concerning the content of adult day care memos, email the Division of Quality Assurance, attention Bureau of Assisted Living.
|Official Number||Description||Issue Date||Attachments||Obsolete Date|
|15-007||Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update||April 22, 2015|
|15-003||Waivers, Approvals, Variances and Exceptions Request||March 20, 2015|
|14-008||Facility Closure/Relocation Plans||September 3, 2014|
|14-006||Plan of Correction Due Date||July 15, 2014|
|13-016||Requests for Waivers, Approvals, Variances and Exceptions||June 3, 2013||
March 20, 2015
|13-014||Danger of Entrapment Associated with Bed Rail Use||May 23, 2013|
|13-011||Guidelines for Use of Electronic Record Keeping in Assisted Living||April 18, 2013|
|13-002||E-SOD/E-POC Initiative||January 9, 2013|
|13-001||Charging Fees Associated with Changes to a License/Certificate||January 9, 2013|
|12-019||New Lean Plan Review Application||December 4, 2012|
|12-015||Requirements Regarding the Confidentiality and Proper Disposal of Health Care and Related Records||August 22, 2012|
|12-013||Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update||August 20, 2012||
April 22, 2015
|12-011||e-SOD/e-POC Initiative, Provider Search Application, and Online Posting of SODs and POCs||July 24, 2012|
|12-008||Heat Awareness||June 20, 2012|
|12-007||Medication Setup in Assisted Living and Adult Day Care||May 4, 2012|
|11-020||Heat Awareness||July 20, 2011|
|11-017||Electronic Signatures on Health Care Documents||June 6, 2011|
|11-014||Summary of the Division of Quality Assurance Provider Post-Survey Questionnaire||May 16, 2011|
|11-009||Emergency Preparedness Flood Preparation and Response||March 31, 2011|
|10-033||Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of Viral Gastroenteritis Outbreaks in Wisconsin Long-Term Care Facilities||November 2, 2010|
|10-031||Email Encryption||October 23, 2010|
|10-026||Practices that are not to be used in Community Based Programs and Facilities||September 21, 2010|
|10-024||Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Certificate of Waiver project announcement for 2011 and Web resources for CLIA||September 9, 2010|
|10-022||Nationwide Egg Recall||August 31, 2010|
|10-021||Healthiest Wisconsin 2020: Everyone Living Better, Longer||August 11, 2010|
|10-016||Changes in 2010 to WI Clean Indoor Air Act and the Effect on Assisted Living Facilities||June 9, 2010|
|10-007||Reporting Requirements Under § 457.25 (1), Stats.||April 19, 2010|
|09-052||Plans of Correction Via Attestation for Assisted Living Facilities||December 11, 2009|
|09-050||Staffing of Facilities and Programs During a Pandemic||December 2, 2009|
|09-043||Notice of Implementation of Revisit Fee||November 4, 2009|
|09-041||Emergency Preparedness Resource Inventory Registration System Now Online||October 26, 2009|
|09-040||For All Facilities Performing Tests on Human Specimens: CLIA Requirements||October 2, 2009|
|09-038||Physician Assistant Prescribing Rule Changes||September 10, 2009|
|09-034||Notice of change in Certification Fee for Adult Day Cares||July 30, 2009|
|09-026||Discontinuing the Issuance of Annual/Biennial Certificates||June 25, 2009|
|09-027||Heat Awareness||June 22, 2009|
|09-011||Bureau of Assisted Living Restructuring to Four (4) Regions||April 1, 2009|