Notice and Requirements for Submitting Four-Year Renewal of Licensee Background Check Information

Today, the Division of Quality Assurance issued DQA Memo 21-02 / Notice and Requirements for Submitting Four-Year Renewal of Licensee Background Check Information.

This memo provides notice that DQA is now conducting the required four-year renewal of licensee background checks.

Entity background checks are completed by DQA. They are distinct from background checks completed by entities for their employees and contractors. The memo explains steps entities must take to comply with background check requirements by May 3, 2021.

Questions

Please see the webpage at https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/caregiver/entity.htm for more information about entity background check requirements.

If you have any questions regarding this information, email the Office of Caregiver Quality at DHSCaregiverIntake@wisconsin.gov.