Hospitals - DQA Numbered Memos

Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Numbered Memos for hospitals 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
15-007
Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update April 22, 2015
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
13-005
Submission of Construction Plans to Milwaukee State Office Building March 11, 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
12-013
Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update August 20, 2012
April 22, 2015
12-012
Authentication of Physician Orders in Hospitals August 7, 2012
12-011
e-SOD/e-POC Initiative, Provider Search Application, and Online Posting of SODs and POCs July 24, 2012
12-010
Summary Survey Report – Due September 20, 2012 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
11-024
2011 Wisconsin Act 2 Health Care Services Review Use of Health Care Reports August 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
11-019
Revision: Environmental Suicide Prevention July 7, 2011
11-017
Electronic Signatures on Health Care Documents June 6, 2011
11-015
Life Safety Code Waiver Requests May 24, 2011
11-014
Summary of the Division of Quality Assurance Provider Post-Survey Questionnaire May 16, 2011
11-012
Alternate Suppression Systems for Elevator Machine Rooms April 29, 2011
11-004
Respiratory Therapy Orders in Hospitals January 28, 2011
10-038
Wisconsin Statutes, Section 146.903 Hospital Disclosure of Information Regarding Health Care Charges and Quality December 17, 2010
10-036
Mandatory Reporting of Influenza-Associated Hospitalizations November 30, 2010
10-031
Email Encryption October 23, 2010
10-029
U.S. Department of Labor - Employment of Youth in the Health Care Industry October 19, 2010
10-024
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Certificate of Waiver project announcement for 2011 and Web resources for CLIA September 9, 2010
10-022
Nationwide Egg Recall August 31, 2010
10-021
Healthiest Wisconsin 2020: Everyone Living Better, Longer August 11, 2010
10-019
Reminder of Hospital Requirements Pertaining to Victims of Sexual Assault July 14, 2010
10-007
Reporting Requirements Under § 457.25 (1), Stats. April 19, 2010
10-005
Notice of Implementation of State Only Re-visit March 23, 2010
09-051
Domestic Partnership - Chapter 50 Information Update December 2, 2009
09-050
Staffing of Facilities and Programs During a Pandemic December 2, 2009
09-042
Palliative Care October 26, 2009
09-040
For All Facilities Performing Tests on Human Specimens: CLIA Requirements October 2, 2009
09-038
Physician Assistant Prescribing Rule Changes September 10, 2009
09-029
Personal Wireless Handheld Device Guidance July 31, 2009
09-016
Wisconsin Statutes, Section 50.36(5) April 24, 2009
09-014
Medication Cart Storage in Hospitals: Secured and Locked April 17, 2009
09-010
Wisconsin Statutes, Section 157.06, Anatomical Gifts March 25, 2009
March 1, 2010
Last Revised: April 24, 2015