For complaints concerning hospitals, contact the Bureau of Health Services of the Division of Quality Assurance at 1-800-642-6552.
Hospital Unit Chief: Ann Hansen 608-266-0269
Wisconsin hospital swing beds: Sandra Wasilewski, 608-266-0582. For swing bed MDS and PPS reporting requirements: Margaret Katz, 715-826-6748
Licensing and Certification: Angela K. Mack 608-266-7485
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 608-264-9847. Questions about this process may be directed to the "Fire Authority" at 608-266-0224. Refer to DQA memo 12-013 (PDF, 92 KB) for additional information.
Director, Bureau of Health Services:
Cremear Mims, 414-227-4556
Administrator, Division of Quality Assurance - Madison:
Otis Woods, 608-267-7185