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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...
Monday, March 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
LTC Advisory Council Summary - March 13, 2018 »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services...
Monday, March 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum Summary from March 13, 2018 »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services'...
Monday, March 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid Dispensing Down 20% in 2 Years »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Safety and P...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
March 2018 RESOLVE FORUM »
The Bureau of Assisted Living (BAL) and the Bureau of Adult Long-Term Care Services (BALTCS) is collaborating with the Lea...
Tuesday, February 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living and Hospital Interface Guide Now Available »
From Department of Health Services The Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) is pleased to announced the release of o...
Tuesday, February 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reporting Requirements for Assisted Living Facilities »
From Department of Health Services The Division of Quality Assurance, Bureau of Assisted Living is pleased to ann...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum Summary from Jan 9, 2017 »
On Tuesday, January 9, 2018 the Assisted Living Forum was conducted via Adobe Connect. If you are not currently connected...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum Summary from December 12, 2017 »
Th  Assisted Living Forum was held December 12, 2017 via Adobe Connect. Below are some of the items discussed at that...
Friday, November 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
LTC Advisory Council Summary »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Department of Health Servic...
Monday, October 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum October 10, 2017 Update »
Provided are highlights of the Department of Health Services (DHS) Assisted Living Forum held this past  Tuesday...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Long Term Care Advisory Council Summary »
The Wisconsin Long-Term Care Advisory Council met Tuesday, September 12 in Madison. Below are some highlights of the meeti...
Monday, August 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Praises Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel for Leadership and Creation of the Task Force »
Wisconsin Assisted Living Association Executive Director Jim Murphy Appointed to Task Force   Madison, WI (...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Forum Recap »
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services Assisted Living Forum was held Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Madison College. So...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
OIG: $51M Saved Through MA Fraud Detection, Prevention in 2016 »
The Wisconsin Office of Inspector General saved taxpayers more than $51 million in 2016 through its public assistance frau...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
LTC Advisory Council News »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   The Wisconsin Long-Term Care Advisory Counci...
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   (1 Comment - view/add)
Workers' Compensation 2016 Rates »
From M3 Insurance: Senior Living & Social Services    In Wisconsin, Workers’ Compensation premium rate...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attestation Form Possible Answer to Licensing Delay »
Since Since the Bureau of Assisted Living has implemented the centralization of initial licensing and Change of Ownership...
Wednesday, January 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bureau of Assisted Living Announces Webinars for AFH and CBRF Providers »
The Bureau of Assisted Living is pleased to announce four (4) informational webinars scheduled in 2016 to provide informat...

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