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Legislative
Wednesday, September 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Walker Administration Prioritizes Direct Caregivers in Agency Budget Request »
Governor Walker Administration Prioritizes Direct Caregivers in Agency Budget Request - Assisted Living Profession...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New 'Commute to Careers' Initiative to Address Workforce Transportation »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   Governor Scott Walker announced on July 16 t...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Signs Bill on Coaching Program for Hiring People with Disabilities »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   Gov. Scott Walker signed more than 90 bills...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Walker Signs Welfare, Opioid Bills »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   Gov. Scott Walker last week signed into...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Signs Two LTC Bills »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   Gov. Scott Walker last week signed more t...

Regulatory
Sunday, August 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS Identifies Supervision As a Growing Problem in AL Facilities »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum Summary from May 15, 2018 »
From Government Policy Solutions   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services held its Assisted Living Forum v...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WI LTC Advisory Council Meeting Summary​ »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions. WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services'...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free Workforce Solutions Webinar on Thursday, May 3 »
From the Department of Health Services The WisCaregiver Career Program is sponsoring a series of webinars featuring n...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey: Many LGBT Adults Fear Treatment at LTC Facilities »
More than 60 percent of lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) adults age 45 and older say they're worried that a lo...

Family Care
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MCOs Distribute MOU/Addendum for Direct Care Workforce Payments - Clarification and FAQs Given »
On your behalf,  WALA sent a note to DHS and the stakeholders on  6/6/18  expressing our concerns on a...
Monday, March 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on Caregiver Funding State Budget Provision »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   DHS to Submit Plan to CMS for Review \ App...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Providers, DHS, and MCOs Met To Discuss Family Care Funding Budget Increase »
On December 21, 2017, WALA, along with other long-term care associations and providers met to discuss how the funds from t...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA PROVIDER FAQ: INTERACTIONS WITH MCO MEMBERS »
Q.        If my facility is terminating its contract with an MCO and my facility is st...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inclusa Rate Change Survey Results - Nov 2017 »
In November 2017, Inclusa, a managed care organization serving Family Care clients in 51 Wisconsin counties, notified prov...

Member News
Tuesday, September 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 FOCUS Conference Registration Now Open! »
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), Division of Quality Assurance (DQA), is pleased to announce the registr...
Friday, September 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Issues New Legislative Budget Request on the Workforce Crisis »
Wisconsin's long-term care providers were successful last year with having our state elected officials take notice of the...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WISCONSIN PROVIDER SURVEY: WORKFORCE SHORTAGE REMAINS AT CRISIS LEVEL »
Wisconsin nursing home and assisted living providers continue to endure a workforce shortage crisis, according to a new re...
Friday, April 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Awards Accreditation to Diamond Program Participant, ​Oak Run CBRF and Path Ways AFH »
WALA Awards Accreditation to Diamond Program Participant, Oak Run CBRF and Path Ways AFH   NECEDAH,...
Thursday, March 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Executive Director Jim Murphy Announces Retirement »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 15, 2018 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT:  Sarah Bass (608) 288-0246  ...

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