Home Health Agencies (HHAs) - Introduction

NOTE: Do not complete a Home Health Agency application if the intent is to provide only personal care services that include assistance with activities of daily living, housekeeping activities, and/or accompanying client to medical appointments.

For questions regarding home health agencies, you may email the Division of Quality Assurance

HOME HEALTH AGENCY: An organization that provides part-time and intermittent skilled nursing and other therapeutic services on a visiting basis to persons in their homes.

The home health agency shall directly provide or arrange for at least part-time or intermittent nursing services and provide or arrange for home health aide services.

Consumer Guide to Health Care for Home Health Agency information including provider directories.

Navigation Links to HHA Information:

Rules & Regulations governing home health agencies

Providers -- Information for home health agency staff and management

Contacts -- State of Wisconsin staff to call regarding home health agencies

Publications -- Memos and other items available from the State of Wisconsin

Related Sites -- Other Internet sites of interest

Last Revised: January 30, 2015