Author: Jack Kelly
The leaders of the Joint Finance Committee plan to scrap Gov. Tony Evers’ proposal to expand Medicaid, as well as a series of other healthcare proposals in his budget, according to a memo sent to committee members Wednesday.
Marshfield Clinic Health System and Beaver Dam Community Hospitals have completed their affiliation, according to a Wednesday statement.
Women’s health advocates are pushing for the repeal of a 170-year-old law barring abortion in the state out of concern that the Supreme Court may overturn Roe v. Wade.
Gov. Tony Evers signed into law a bill Tuesday updating the terminology describing those with disabilities used in state administrative code.
Infant mental health advocates are asking lawmakers to invest in having mental health providers team up with preschool and child care workers.
oint Finance Committee Co-Chair Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, suggested Wednesday that the state needs to put more money toward increasing Medicaid personal care rates.
A federal judge recently blocked a state policy barring Medicaid members from receiving gender-confirming surgery and turned a legal challenge against the rule into a class action lawsuit.