The Board of Nursing is mulling whether it should continue to wait on deciding whether to support an update to state law that expedites the process for nurses getting licensed in other states.
Author: Sean Kirkby
Ascension Wisconsin is expanding a pilot project that helped improve staff satisfaction and fights symptoms of physician burnout.
The state's Department of Employee Trust Funds pushed back Wednesday against claims that an attorney general opinion from almost 30 years ago means it can't self-insure health benefits for local government employees.
A company that owns four nursing homes in Wisconsin has agreed to pay the United States nearly $1 million to resolve allegations it violated federal law in an alleged scheme to falsely bill Medicare, according to a Monday statement.
Premiums for some individual health plans in Wisconsin could rise 17 percent if insurers have to compensate for the loss of federal payments that reduce out-of-pocket costs for lower-income consumers.
Report: Giving states authority over ACA consumer protections could affect Wisconsinites in self-insured plans
Giving states more regulatory authority over some of the consumer protections under the federal health reform law could cause 2.1 million Wisconsinites enrolled in self-insured plans to lose those protections, according to an analysis released Monday from a progressive think tank.
The leaders of the Joint Finance Committee have decided to pull a provision of Gov. Scott Walker’s budget that would eliminate and consolidate boards overseeing healthcare professions and introduce it as separate legislation.Read More
Federal regulators have approved a joint operating agreement that will allow UW Health and UnityPoint Health-Meriter to expand their collaboration in caring for patients, according to a Monday statement.
Governor Walker announces success with initiatives that assist people with disabilities in gaining employment
Apr 10, 2017 | Press Releases |
Madison – Governor Scott Walker is traveling throughout the state today to highlight the success of workforce development initiatives that work to employ people with disabilities. Governor Walker will visit HSHS St. Vincent...Read More