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Legislative
Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wide Support for Bill Expanding Dental Hygienist Access at Nursing Homes, CBRFs »
The Assembly Committee on Health  on Wednesday  held a public hearing on three bills that seek to expand acc...
Wednesday, February 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
11 Special Session Opioid Bills Drafted »
By Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   State Rep. John Nygren (R-Marinette) has begu...
Wednesday, February 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Walker Submits Proposed 2017-19 Biennial Budget Provisions Affecting Long-Term Care »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   Governor Walker provided his biennial budget...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The AHA's Wish List to President-Elect Trump »
From Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.   As the country prepares for President-elect Donald Trump's swearing i...
Thursday, September 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
LTC Advisory Council Meeting Summary »
From Ann Gryphan,  Government Policy Solutions   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is continuin...

Regulatory
Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AL Forum Recap »
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services held an Assisted Living Forum Tuesday in Madison. Some key items of...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Committee OK's Seemeyer Appointment Seemeyer: Pullback of Federal Regulations Could Benefit LTC »
The Senate Committee on Health and Human Services this week voted 5-0 to recommend the confirmation of Linda Seemeyer as W...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS: ADRC Functional Screen Found To Be Both Reliable, Consistent »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   Functional screening and options counsel...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum Recap »
Alfred Johnson started the meeting with announcements including some staff updates. Save the Dates!  2017 Dates for t...
Thursday, July 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Workers' Compensation 2016 Rates »
From M3 Insurance: Senior Living & Social Services    In Wisconsin, Workers’ Compensation premium rate...

Family Care
Thursday, September 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Seeks $40.4 Million Investment in Workforce »
The Wisconsin Assisted Living Association along with three other long-term care provider associations have unveiled ...
Friday, July 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Three MCOs Announce Merger Plans »
Three Wisconsin Family Care managed care organizations - Community Care Connections of Wisconsin (CCCW), ContinuUs, and W...
Friday, June 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS Withdraws Family Care/IRIS 2.0 Concept Plan »
DHS Withdraws Family Care/IRIS 2.0 Concept Plan An Added Delay, but Action Anticipated in Months to Come...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Republican Legislators Call For More Information on Family Care 2.0 Plan »
Five Assembly Republicans, four who serve on the Assembly Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care, last Friday sent a letter...
Wednesday, February 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coalition Provides LTC System Redesign Recommendations in New Blueprint »
The Wisconsin Long-Term Care Coalition, comprised of representatives of LTC system stakeholders that include participants,...

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