For questions regarding general and critical access hospitals, you may contact us via email: Division of Quality Assurance.
For information concerning processing state and federal certifications for Wisconsin general and critical access hospitals, contact the Bureau of Health Services at 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 608-267-0352. Questions about this process may be directed to the "Fire Authority" at 608-266-8016. Refer to DQA memo 15-007 (PDF, 186 KB) for additional information.
CMS S&C Memo 14-27, Hospital Restraint/Seclusion Deaths to be Reported Using the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Form CMS-10455, Report of a Hospital Death Associated with Restraint or Seclusion.
Plan Review Requirements - Construction/Remodeling of Health Care Facilities.