Mental Health Day Treatment Services for Children (Chapter DHS 40) - Renewal

Contact Email

Phone

608-261-0656

Fax

608-261-0655
DHS/Division of Quality Assurance
Behavior Health Certification Section
PO Box 2969
Madison, WI 53701-2969

Mental Health Day Treatment Services for Children are certified by the Department of Health Services under Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter DHS 40.

Type

Renewal

Description

A Mental Health Day Treatment Service for Children means nonresidential care provided on prescription of a physician in a clinically supervised setting that provides case management and an integrated system of individual, family and group counseling or therapy or other services assembled pursuant to an individually prepared plan of treatment that is based upon a multi-disciplinary assessment of the client and his or her family and is designed to alleviate emotional or behavioral problems experienced by the client related to his or her mental illness or severe emotional disturbance.

Duration

Up to two years with annual fee.

Fees

Annual Fees:

Services/Programs Amount
1 $550.00
2 $800.00
3 $1,000.00
4 $1,175.00
5 $1,350.00
Each additional $100.00
Telehealth (per certificate) $200.00

Prerequisites

 Already certified as a Mental Health Day Treatment Service for Children.

Instructions

The Division of Quality Assurance send desk or site renewal information at least 60 days prior to expiration. These materials are to be returned within 30 days of expiration. If you require duplicate information, contact the Division of Quality Assurance, Behavioral Health Certification Section at the number or email above.  

The following applications are required for certification of a Mental Health Day Treatment Service for Children recertification:

  • The recertification application for Mental Health Day Treatment Services for Children is only available by contacting the Behavioral Health Certification Section at the phone number or email above.
  • F-00276* (Word) – Behavioral Health Services Renewal Certification Application, Chapter DHS 94 – Patient Rights and Resolution of Patient Grievances & Chapter DHS 92 – Confidentiality of Treatment Records.

*These should be completed once per certificate annually.

WI Statutes

Chapter 51, State Alcohol, Drug Abuse, Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Act

WI Administrative Code

Chapter DHS 12, Caregiver Background Checks
Chapter DHS 13, Reporting and Investigation of Caregiver Misconduct
Chapter DHS 40, Mental Health Day Treatment Services for Children
Chapter DHS 40.15, Buildings, Grounds and Equipment
Chapter DHS 92, Confidentiality of Treatment of Records
Chapter DHS 94, Patient Rights and Resolution of Patient Grievances
Chapter DHS 190.09, Food Service

Additional Information

Visit the Mental Health Treatment Programs website for more information.

Last Revised: December 13, 2017