Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) Numbered Memos for nursing homes 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.
DQA Quarterly Information Updates - Recently published DQA memos, CMS program letters, provider training, rules development, other items of interest.
To obtain a paper (official) copy of any numbered memo, write to the Administrator's Office, Division of Quality Assurance, P.O. Box 2969, Madison, WI 53701-2969, or email: Division of Quality Assurance.
Questions about the content of Nursing Home memos: email the Division of Quality Assurance.
|Official Number||Description||Issue Date||Attachments||Obsolete Date|
||DHS Requests Nursing Homes Join Hospitals in Wisconsin to Use the EMResource Bed Tracking System for Health Care Entities||September 15, 2021|
||Wisconsin Nursing Homes – CMS 1135 Waiver Provisions and Governor Evers Executive Order # 21||June 8, 2020|
||State Licensure Application for Temporary Nursing Facility Expansion Units and Transfer Options during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency||May 1, 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|
||Centralized Reporting of Client/Patient/Resident Death Determination||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
||Fire Watch, Fire Plan, and Fire Reporting Update||April 22, 2015||
February 17, 2017
||Wisconsin Administrative Code s. DHS 132.42 (3) (a) Pre-employment Screening for Clinically Apparent Communicable Disease||March 27, 2015|
||Section DHS 132.84 (2) (e) Sharing of toilet facilities between sexes||March 16, 2015|