Hospice: DQA Numbered Memos

Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Numbered Memos for hospices are documents issued by DQA that deal with policies, information and interpretation of federal and state regulations and guidelines of the programs under the jurisdiction of DQA.

Questions concerning the content of hospice memos: email the Division of Quality Assurance.

Official Number Description Issue Date Attachments Obsolete Date
Wisconsin Hospices CMS 1135 Waiver Provisions and Governor Evers Emergency Order # 21 June 8, 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
Prohibited Restrictive Measures in Community-Based Programs and Facilities January 2, 2017
December 1, 2021
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
Hospice and Community-Based Residential Facility Review Submittal Change February 3, 2016
Last Revised: March 5, 2018