Home Health Agencies (HHAs) - DQA Numbered Memos

Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Numbered Memos  for home health agencies 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.

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Official Number Description Issue Date Attachments Obsolete Date
14-005
Application Process for Out of State Trained Nurse Aides July 14, 2014
14-004
2013 Wisconsin Act 357 - Nurse Aide Training "Bridge" Program May 30, 2014
13-014
Danger of Entrapment Associated with Bed Rail Use May 23, 2013
13-003
Expansion of the University Wisconsin Oshkosh Caregiver Project: Continuing Education for Caregivers Investigating and Reporting Allegations of Misconduct January 29, 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
12-011
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
11-026
Using Social Media Platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, MySpace and LinkedIn October 24, 2011
11-022
US Department of Labor to Allow Limited Participation of Youths in Operation of Power-Driven Patient Lifts August 1, 2011
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
10-031
Email Encryption October 23, 2010
10-029
U.S. Department of Labor - Employment of Youth in the Health Care Industry October 19, 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
10-007
Reporting Requirements Under § 457.25 (1), Stats. April 19, 2010
10-005
Notice of Implementation of State Only Re-visit March 23, 2010
09-050
Staffing of Facilities and Programs During a Pandemic December 2, 2009
09-042
Palliative Care 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
09-029
Personal Wireless Handheld Device Guidance July 31, 2009
Last Revised: December 23, 2014