For questions regarding nursing homes, you may email the Division of Quality Assurance.
Definition: Wisconsin Statutes, Section 50.01(3).
NURSING HOME: A place where 5 or more persons who are not related to the operator or administrator reside, receive care or treatment and, because of their mental or physical condition, require access to 24-hour nursing services, including limited nursing care, intermediate level nursing care and skilled nursing services.
[Exceptions follow -- see Wisconsin Statutes, Section 50.01(3)]
Consumer Guide to Health Care for Nursing Home information including provider directories.
Navigation Links to Nursing Home Information:
Rules & Regulations -- Definitions and sources
Forms -- Forms for nursing home use
Providers -- Information for nursing home management and staff
Contacts -- State of Wisconsin staff to call regarding nursing homes
Publications -- Memos and other items available from the State of Wisconsin
Webcasts -- Webcasts related to nursing homes
Related Sites -- Internet sites of interest