A Senate committee heard emotional testimony from supporters of a bill that would remove criminal penalties at the state level for possession of a compound derived from marijuana that has been used to treat seizures in children.
Author: Sean Kirkby
Former Gov. Tommy Thompson predicts that Republican lawmakers will likely pass several bills to repeal and replace the federal health reform law, although they haven’t agreed on a replacement yet.Read More
It's unclear what the impact of an executive order from President Donald Trump restricting travel from seven countries would have on the state's healthcare industry and medical schools.
The Wisconsin Medical Society is calling on policymakers to have a “comprehensive replacement plan” before repealing the federal health reform law to ensure those currently insured won’t lose coverage, according to a statement Monday.
Dr. Richard Helmers will serve as regional vice president of Mayo Clinic Health System in northwest Wisconsin, the health system said Monday.
Assembly Republican lawmakers are asking the federal government to address "unfunded mandates and regulations" that they say are "burdensome" to hospitals, including a Medicare program aimed at recovering overpayments and numerous reporting requirements.
Long-term care stakeholders urge Wisconsin’s congressional delegation, state lawmakers to get answers to key questions about Medicaid block grants
In response to recent developments at the federal level regarding Medicaid block grants, the Wisconsin Long Term Care Coalition today released a letter sent to the state’s Congressional Delegation outlining key concerns and...Read More
Health Commissioner Bevan K. Baker among recipients; Annual event proceeds to benefit Meta House MILWAUKEE, WI (January 25, 2017) – The Medical Society of Milwaukee County (MSMC) an organization representing nearly 3,500...Read More
Madison, WI – Community Health Centers support widespread access to primary and preventive care, including comprehensive medical, dental, and behavioral health, reproductive health care, and treatment services critical to...Read More