Ascension Wisconsin wants to expand primary care at St. Joseph Hospital in Milwaukee, but won’t shift some services to Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital, the health system clarified Friday.
Author: Jack Kelly
Rep. John Nygren, R-Marinette, is looking at knocking down barriers to ensure that pregnant women receive substance use disorder treatment if they need it.
The Department of Health Services has awarded the University of Wisconsin System $500,000 to run an addiction medicine consultation service for doctors, according to a Thursday statement.
Attorney General Brad Schimel asked a federal court to issue a temporary block on the Affordable Care Act Thursday under a lawsuit Wisconsin filed with 19 other states that seeks to invalidate the law.
Three local health organizations have teamed up to launch a campaign to address the causes of high infant mortality and low birthweight of babies born to black mothers in Dane County.
Attorney General Brad Schimel joined 14 other states in pushing for the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a case that could allow states to disqualify Planned Parenthood from receiving Medicaid funding.
Milwaukee County is on the verge of becoming the largest county in the nation to eliminate chronic homelessness. Its program aims to provide housing and voluntary services to those who have been homeless for more than a year or four times within the last three years.
The Department of Health and Human Services has given Wisconsin an additional $7.6 million to support its efforts to fight the opioid epidemic, according to a statement released this week.
Enrollment in BadgerCare Plus went up slightly from February to March, according to recent state data.