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

10/17/2017 - 15:47 Department of Health Services Announces New, Easier Access to Opioid Death and Injury Data
10/13/2017 - 09:21 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 - 06:50 State Agencies Share New Report with Important Guidance for First Responders to Avoid Exposure to Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opioids
10/02/2017 - 15:35 Wisconsin Ranks 2nd in Nation in Electronic Health Records
09/29/2017 - 08:46 Wisconsin Hospitals Recognized for Excellence in Surgical Care
09/22/2017 - 12:31 Influenza Is Already Making the Rounds In Wisconsin
09/15/2017 - 09:06 Enjoy Wild Game Safely This Season
09/01/2017 - 12:34 Wisconsin Works for Everyone: Thousands of Wisconsin Residents Gain Employment Through the FoodShare Employment and Training (FSET) Program
08/21/2017 - 07:54 First Human Cases of West Nile Virus for 2017 Reported in Wisconsin
08/17/2017 - 12:00 Wisconsin Works for Everyone: DHS to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Rule for Drug Testing Able-Bodied Adults Participating in the FoodShare Employment and Training Program
08/01/2017 - 09:58 Minority Health Mini-Grants Focus on Several Healthy Wisconsin Priorities
07/22/2017 - 15:26 Salmonella Infections Linked to Shelled Peas Sold at Three Wisconsin Farmers Markets
07/17/2017 - 17:47 Grants Address Unmet Opioid Treatment Needs
07/17/2017 - 12:54 Mosquito Species Capable of Transmitting Zika Virus Found in Dane County
07/14/2017 - 16:26 Caution Advised Even After Flood Waters Recede
07/10/2017 - 10:38 Art Show Showcases Abilities of DHS Clients, Patients, Residents
07/07/2017 - 09:17 Department of Health Services (DHS) Announces the Organizations to Provide Family Care and IRIS Services in Dane County
07/01/2017 - 11:07 Dementia Capable Wisconsin: DHS Awards Dementia Crisis Innovation Grants to Seven Wisconsin Counties