Adult Family Homes: DQA Numbered Memos

Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Numbered Memos for adult family homes 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 about the content of adult family care memos: contact the Bureau of Assisted Living, Division of Quality Assurance (attention Bureau of Assisted Living).

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.

Official Number Description Issue Date Attachments Obsolete Date
Licensure/Certification Application for Temporary Assisted Living Facility Expansion Units and Transfer Options during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency State May 29, 2020
Use of Remote Support Providers in Regulated Adult Family Homes April 24, 2020
Notice of Mandatory Requirement to Submit Four-Year Renewal of Licensee Background Check Information February 20, 2017
Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update February 17, 2017
New Online System for Assisted Living Facility License/Certification Continuations February 17, 2017
Prohibited Restrictive Measures in Community-Based Programs and Facilities January 2, 2017
Freedom of Choice of Pharmacy Provider November 1, 2016
Centralized Reporting of Client/Patient/Resident Death Determination June 27, 2016
Guidance Reminder Regarding Handheld Devices and the Potential Misuse of Such Devices February 23, 2016
Reminder Nurse Aide Eligibility Requirements February 16, 2016
February 1, 2019
Electronic Video Monitoring and Filming in BAL Regulated Facilities February 1, 2016
Centralization of Assisted Living Licensing/Certification/Registration Process September 21, 2015
September 22, 2021
Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update April 22, 2015
February 17, 2017
Waivers, Approvals, Variances and Exceptions Request March 20, 2015
September 22, 2021
Last Revised: April 2, 2018