The union representing workers at Ascension St. Francis Hospital in Milwaukee last week asked City Council members to take action, after the health system shuttered the facility’s labor and delivery unit in December.
Author: Sean Kirkby
Kenosha and Racine counties are at the COVID-19 thresholds where federal health officials recommend indoor masking in public, according to data released last week.
Jan 30, 2023 | Top Stories |
Wisconsin is one of four states working with the Environmental Protection Agency on a new initiative to accelerate the identification and removal of lead service lines, per a Friday statement.
Last week, a Milwaukee County task force endorsed a plan that could erase an estimated $153 million in medical debt held by around 67,000 residents.
The Department of Health Services expects to receive $8 million in opioid settlement funds this year through an agreement with three drug distributors and a drug company, per a Thursday statement.
Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., joined 46 other GOP senators this week in introducing legislation that would permanently bar federal funding for abortion.
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