• OUR MISSION

    Improve the health of the people of Wisconsin by supporting and strengthening physicians' ability to practice high-quality patient care in a changing environment.

Links

Associations & Organizations

WISCONSIN

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
www.tobaccofreekids.org

HIPAA Collaborative of Wisconsin (HIPAA-COW)
http://www.hipaacow.org/home/home.aspx

Hospice Organization and Palliative Experts (HOPE) of Wisconsin
www.hopeofwisconsin.org

National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin
www.kidneywi.org

SmokeFree Wisconsin
www.smokefreewi.org

State Bar of Wisconsin
http://www.wisbar.org/

Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians
www.wafp.org

Wisconsin Association of Health Plans
www.wihealthplans.org

Wisconsin Dental Association
www.wda.org

Wisconsin Dietetic Association
www.eatrightwisc.org

Wisconsin Health Information Management Association (WHIMA)
http://www.whima.org/

Wisconsin Homecare Organization
www.wishomecare.org

Wisconsin Hospital Association
http://www.wha.org

Wisconsin Nurses Association
www.wisconsinnurses.org

Wisconsin Public Health Association
www.wpha.org

Wisconsin Office of Rural Health
www.worh.org

Wisconsin Primary Health Care Association
www.wphca.org

Wisconsin United for Mental Health
www.wimentalhealth.org

 

NATIONAL

American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org

American Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.org

American Lung Association of Wisconsin
www.lungwi.org

American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
http://www.ahima.org

American Heart Association
www.americanheart.org

American Medical Association (AMA)
www.ama-assn.org

 

State of Wisconsin Agencies & Departments

BadgerCare Plus
www.badgercareplus.org

Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund
http://oci.wisconsin.gov/pcf.htm

Wisconsin Department of Children and Families (formerly Department of Health and Family Services)
http://dcf.wisconsin.gov/

Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS): Division of Public Health
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/localhealth/counties/regional.htm

Medicaid-Wisconsin (ForwardHealth)
http://dhfs.wisconsin.gov/Medicaid/index.htm?ref=hp

Medical Examining Board (See Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services below)

Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI)
http://oci.wi.gov/

Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS)
 http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/

DHS-Confidentiality of Treatment Records
http://dhfs.wisconsin.gov/clientrights/ConfidTrmtRecs.htm

DHS-Minors-Admissions & Rights
http://dhfs.wisconsin.gov/clientrights/minors.htm

Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (formerly Department of Regulation and Licensing (DRL)
http://drl.wi.gov/index.asp

Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services/Physician
http://drl.wi.gov/profession.asp?profid=33&locid=0

Wisconsin State Agencies
http://www.wisconsin.gov/state/core/agency_index.html

Worker’s Compensation
http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/wc/

 

State Legislature

Revisor of Statutes Bureau (WI Statutes, Code, AG Opinions and other legal resources)
http://www.legis.state.wi.us/rsb/index.html

Wisconsin Blue Book
http://www.legis.state.wi.us/lrb/pubs/bluebook.htm

Wisconsin Administrative Code & Register
http://www.legis.state.wi.us/rsb/code.htm

Wisconsin State Legislature
http://legis.wisconsin.gov/

 

Other Wisconsin Resources

PIC Wisconsin- A ProAssurance Company
www.picwisconsin.com

Wisconsin Physician Service Insurance Company (WPS)
http://www.wpsic.com/index.shtml

WisCon (OSHA Consultation)
http://slh.wisc.edu/wiscon/

 

Courts & Legal Resources

U.S. District Court- Western District of Wisconsin
http://www.wiwd.uscourts.gov/

U.S. District Court- Eastern District of Wisconsin
http://www.wied.uscourts.gov/

U.S. Court of Appeals- 7th Circuit (Wisconsin, Illinois & Indiana)
http://www.ca7.uscourts.gov/

Wisconsin Attorney General Opinions (1995-2006)
http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&vid=WI:Default&d=oag&jd=top

Wisconsin Circuit Court Access (WCCA)
http://wcca.wicourts.gov/index.xsl

Wisconsin Court of Appeals
http://www.wicourts.gov/courts/appeals/index.htm

Wisconsin Court of Appeals Opinions (June 1995)
http://www.wicourts.gov/opinions/appeals.jsp

Wisconsin State Law Library
http://wsll.state.wi.us/

Wisconsin Statutes & Annotations
http://legis.wisconsin.gov/rsb/stats.html

Wisconsin Supreme Court
http://www.wicourts.gov/courts/supreme/index.htm

Wisconsin Supreme Court Opinions (September 1995-present)
http://www.wicourts.gov/opinions/supreme.jsp

Wisconsin and U.S. Constitutions
http://legis.wisconsin.gov/rsb/2wiscon.html

U. S. Supreme Court
http://www.supremecourt.gov/

U.S. Supreme Court opinions
http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/opinions.aspx

 

MEDICARE

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/home/medicare.asp

Medicare Part A
http://www.ugsmedicare.com/

WPS Medicare Part B
http://www.wpsmedicare.com/

 

FEDERAL

Administration on Aging (AOA)
www.aoa.gov

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality – Effective Health Care
www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality – Research Summaries
www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Home Page
http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/adahom1.htm

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
www.cdc.gov

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)-HIPAA General Information
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/HIPAAGenInfo/

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/cfr-table-search.html

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
http://www.dhhs.gov/

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/index.htm

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
www.eeoc.gov

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
www.fda.gov

Health Privacy Project
http://www.healthprivacy.org/

Office for Civil Rights (OCR)– HIPAA Education, Compliance and Enforcement
http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa/

Office of Inspector General (OIG)
http://oig.hhs.gov/

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
http://www.privacyrights.org/medical.htm

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
http://www.samhsa.gov/

U.S. Code
http://uscode.house.gov/