Continuing license to operate a nursing home.
A residential facility that provides 24-hour services, including room and board to five or more unrelated persons. These persons require more than seven hours a week of nursing care due to their physical or mental condition.
Does not expire.
$6 per bed fee annually and with a change of ownership.
Annual nursing home reports are sent by the Division of Quality Assurance, Bureau of Nursing Home Resident Care on or around August 1st.
Must be licensed as a nursing home.
WI Administrative Code
DHS 132 Nursing Homes
42 CFR 483 Code of Federal Regulations applies if the agency wishes to be certified for Medicare and/or Medicaid.
Visit the DHS Nursing Home information website for additional information.