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 - Finding and Choosing a Nursing Home – information includes nursing home provider directories.
Navigation Links to Nursing Home Information:
Contacts – State of Wisconsin staff to call regarding nursing homes
Change of Ownership – Procedures
Forms – Forms for nursing home use
Providers – Information for nursing home management and staff
Publications – Memos and other items available from the State of Wisconsin
RAI/MDS – Information and DHS Contacts
Related Sites – Internet sites of interest
Rules & Regulations – Definitions and sources