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50.01   Definitions.
50.02   Department; powers and duties.
50.025   Plan reviews.
50.03   Licensing, powers and duties.
50.032   Certification of certain adult family homes.
50.033   Licensure of certain adult family homes.
50.034   Residential care apartment complexes.
50.035   Special provisions relating to regulation of community-based residential facilities.
50.037   Community-based residential facility licensing fees.
50.04   Special provisions applying to licensing and regulation of nursing homes.
50.045   Therapeutic alternate drug selections in nursing homes.
50.05   Placement of monitor and appointment of receiver.
50.053   Case conference.
50.06   Certain admissions to facilities.
50.065   Criminal history and patient abuse record search.
50.07   Prohibited acts.
50.08   Informed consent for psychotropic medications.
50.085   Visitation by family members.
50.09   Rights of residents in certain facilities.
50.095   Resident's right to know; nursing home reports.
50.097   Registry.
50.098   Appeals of transfers or discharges.
50.10   Private cause of action.
50.11   Cumulative remedies.
50.12   Waiver of federal requirements.
50.13   Fees permitted for a workshop or seminar.
50.135   Licensing and approval fees for inpatient health care facilities.
50.14   Assessments on licensed beds.
50.32   Hospital regulation and approval act.
50.33   Definitions.
50.34   Purpose.
50.35   Application and approval.
50.355   Reporting.
50.36   Rules and standards.
50.37   Notification to accrediting organization.
50.375   Emergency contraception for sexual assault victims.
50.377   Forfeiture.
50.378   Victim advocates.
50.38   Hospital assessment.
50.39   Exemptions and enforcement.
50.49   Licensing and regulation of home health agencies.
50.495   Fees permitted for a workshop or seminar.
50.498   Denial, nonrenewal and revocation of license, certification or registration based on delinquent taxes or unemployment insurance contributions.
50.50   Definitions.
50.51   Departmental powers.
50.52   Licensing procedure and requirements.
50.53   Inspections and investigations.
50.535   Reporting.
50.54   Prohibitions.
50.55   Penalties and remedies.
50.56   Applicability.
50.57   Fees permitted for a workshop or seminar.
50.60   Definitions; clinics.
50.65   Pain clinics.
50.90   Definitions.
50.91   Departmental powers and duties.
50.92   Licensing requirements.
50.925   Use of name or advertising prohibited.
50.93   Licensing procedure.
50.94   Admission to and care in a hospice for certain incapacitated persons.
50.942   Accompaniment or visitation.
50.95   Rule-making authority.
50.97   Right of injunction.
50.98   Forfeitures.
50.981   Fees permitted for a workshop or seminar.
Ch. 50 Cross-reference Cross-reference: See s. 46.011 for definitions applicable to chs. 46, 50, 51, 54, 55, and 58.
subch. I of ch. 50 SUBCHAPTER I
50.01 50.01 Definitions. As used in this subchapter:
50.01(1) (1)“Adult family home" means one of the following and does not include a place that is specified in sub. (1g) (a) to (d), (f), or (g):
50.01(1)(a) (a) A private residence to which all of the following apply:
50.01(1)(a)1. 1. Care and maintenance above the level of room and board but not including nursing care are provided in the private residence by the care provider whose primary domicile is this residence for 3 or 4 adults, or more adults if all of the adults are siblings, each of whom has a developmental disability, as defined in s. 51.01 (5), or, if the residence is licensed as a foster home, care and maintenance are provided to children, the combined total of adults and children so served being no more than 4, or more adults or children if all of the adults or all of the children are siblings.
50.01(1)(a)2. 2. The private residence was licensed under s. 48.62 as a home for the care of the adults specified in subd. 1. at least 12 months before any of the adults attained 18 years of age.
50.01(1)(b) (b) A place where 3 or 4 adults who are not related to the operator reside and receive care, treatment or services that are above the level of room and board and that may include up to 7 hours per week of nursing care per resident.
50.01(1b) (1b)“Advanced practice nurse prescriber" means an advanced practice nurse who is certified under s. 441.16 (2) to issue prescription orders.
50.01(1e) (1e)“Basic care" includes periodic skilled nursing services or physical, emotional, social or restorative care.
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