Department of Health Services Wisconsin ( DHS Wisconsin )

DHS Wisconsin

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The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (WisDHS) is a governmental agency of the U.S. state of Wisconsin responsible for maintaining public health. It administers a wide range of services in the state and at state institutions, regulates hospitals and care providers, and supervises and consults with local public health agencies. Its responsibilities include public health; mental health and substance abuse; long-term support and care; services to people with disabilities, medical assistance, and children’s services; aging programs; physical and developmental disability services; blindness disability programs; operation of care and treatment facilities; quality assurance programs; nutrition supplementation programs; medical assistance; and health care for low-income families, elderly, and the disabled.

DHS Wisconsin press release, blog etc

01/05/2018 - 15:25 Preventing Opioid Abuse Through Community Partnerships
01/04/2018 - 08:33 DHS Announces New Substance Use Treatment Options in High-Need Areas
01/03/2018 - 18:00 DHS Announces New Grants to Support Graduate Medical Education
01/02/2018 - 11:12 Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Programs (AODA) Certification Information
12/13/2017 - 11:20 Mental Health Treatment Programs
12/05/2017 - 12:23 Medicaid Director Michael Heifetz to Leave State Service
11/16/2017 - 08:39 Health Officials Offer Online How-To Guide for Family Caregivers of Individuals with Dementia
10/31/2017 - 08:35 Health Officials Launch "Tobacco is Changing" Campaign to Inform Parents About Flavored Tobacco Products
10/30/2017 - 11:33 Department of Health Services Names Paul Krupski As Director of Opioid Initiatives
10/22/2017 - 18:14 Wisconsin Working: Progress in Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention and Detection
10/17/2017 - 14:47 Department of Health Services Announces New, Easier Access to Opioid Death and Injury Data
10/13/2017 - 08:21 Wisconsin Works for Everyone: DHS Submits Report for Proposed Rule for Drug Testing Able-Bodied Adults Participating in the FoodShare Employment and Training Program
10/05/2017 - 05:50 State Agencies Share New Report with Important Guidance for First Responders to Avoid Exposure to Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opioids
10/02/2017 - 14:35 Wisconsin Ranks 2nd in Nation in Electronic Health Records
09/29/2017 - 07:46 Wisconsin Hospitals Recognized for Excellence in Surgical Care
09/22/2017 - 11:31 Influenza Is Already Making the Rounds In Wisconsin
09/15/2017 - 08:06 Enjoy Wild Game Safely This Season
09/01/2017 - 11:34 Wisconsin Works for Everyone: Thousands of Wisconsin Residents Gain Employment Through the FoodShare Employment and Training (FSET) Program