Division of Quality and Safety
State of Wisconsin Department of Health & Family Services
The Division of Quality Assurance (DQA) exists within the Department of Health & Family Services. The Department is responsible for assuring the safety, welfare and health of persons using health services in Wisconsin.
Division of Quality Assurance
P.O. Box 2969
Madison, WI 53701-2969
Phone: (608) 266-8481
Fax: (608) 267-0352
The Bureau of Health Services (BHS) has the responsibility to conduct unannounced surveys at hospitals and other healthcare providers. The purpose of all surveys is to ensure that the hospital meets state approval and federal certification requirements.