Critical Access Hospitals - Contacts

See also Wisconsin general hospitals contacts information. You may also email Jessica Tomczak.

For complaints and general questions concerning critical access hospitals, contact the Bureau of Health Services of the Division of Quality Assurance at 1-800-642-6552.

All fires in a licensed health or residential care facility in Wisconsin must be reported to the Department of Health Services within 72 hours (check specific rule requirements).

  • You may use the Fire Report Form (Word, 78 KB) and fax to 608-267-0352. Questions about this process may be directed to the "Fire Authority" at 608-266-8016. Refer to DQA memo 17-003 (PDF) for additional information.

For information concerning processing state and federal certifications for Wisconsin critical access hospitals, contact the Compliance Specialist at 608-266-7297.

To obtain general background information about critical access hospitals, along with applications for area eligibility designations:

For information on hospital rules and regulations in Wisconsin you may email Jessica Tomczak.

For Wisconsin hospital swing beds: Sandra Wasilewski, 608-266-0582, or Jessica Tomczak, 414-380-0266. 

For swing bed MDS and PPS reporting requirements:  Nikki Andrews, 608-267-3745 or Chris Benesh, 608-266-1718.

Rural Health Clinics information

Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative

Wisconsin Rural Health Association - Dr. Bruce Kraus 920-623-2323

Last Revised: September 18, 2017