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
17-004
Notice of Mandatory Requirement to Submit Four-Year Renewal of Licensee Background Check Information February 20, 2017
17-001
Prohibited Restrictive Measures in Community-Based Programs and Facilities January 2, 2017
16-004
Guidance Reminder Regarding Handheld Devices and the Potential Misuse of Such Devices February 23, 2016
16-003
Reminder Nurse Aide Eligibility Requirements February 16, 2016
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
Last Revised: February 23, 2016