The Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Email Subscription Service provides you with the opportunity to sign up and receive electronic notification of information related to the more than 40 entities licensed and regulated by DQA. This includes information about health and residential care facilities, programs that provide health care, mental health services and substance abuse services, as well as nurse aide training programs. The email subscription series sends DQA numbered memos, Quarterly Information Updates, Pharmacy Newscapsules, CMS program letters, public health bulletins, updates about the Assisted Living Forum, and notifications about construction of new health or residential care facilities or expansions of existing facilities.
Three email lists are available for you to subscribe to. Please select the name of the list you would like to join. Once you have subscribed to one of the lists below, you will be able to subscribe to other Department of Health Services email notification lists.
DQA Notifications & Updates: This list sends information updates regarding entities regulated by the Division of Quality Assurance, and includes DQA numbered memos, Quarterly Information Updates, Pharmacy Newscapsules, CMS program letters, public health bulletins to subscribers.
DQA Assisted Living Forum: This list sends information updates about issues related to assisted living and the bimonthly Assisted Living Forum meetings. The Assisted Living Forum is a bimonthly meeting sponsored by the Division of Quality Assurance, Bureau of Assisted Living. The forum brings regulators, providers, provider associations, advocates, public funding agencies, and other stakeholders together to discuss emerging issues related to assisted living. Individuals who sign-up for this Listserv will receive agendas and important handouts.
DQA Plan Review and Inspections: This list sends information updates about issues related to the construction of new health or residential care facilities or expansions of existing facilities. Information shared includes DQA physical plant memos, CMS Life Safety Code program letters, and other information.
Nurse Aide Training and Testing: Receive regular updates and information regarding DQA Nurse Aide Training programs.