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.
Questions regarding the content of hospital memos, email the Division of Quality Assurance.
Memos from CMS can be accessed on the CMS Policy & Memos to States and Regions webpage.
|Official Number||Description||Issue Date||Attachments||Obsolete Date|
||CMS 1135 Waiver Provisions – Acute Hospital Care at Home Program||January 12, 2021|
||CMS 1135 Waiver Provisions – Wisconsin Hospitals||April 6, 2020|
||State Licensure Application for Temporary Expansion Locations during Public Health Emergency related to COVID-19||April 3, 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|
||Variance Needed for Use of a Licensed Mental Health Professional to Approve Emergency Mental Health Crisis Plans and Response Plans||June 27, 2016|
||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
||Variance Needed for Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber to Practice in Certified Programs||September 14, 2015|
||Variance Needed for Physician Assistant to Practice in Certified Mental Health Programs||July 27, 2015|
||Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update||April 22, 2015||
February 17, 2017