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Walker’s refusal of federal dollars continues to hurt Wisconsin

WASHINGTON- The American Health Care Act, which would repeal the Affordable Care Act, will, if passed, penalize states like Wisconsin which rejected federal investments...
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Contract between Epic and VA stays in place

VERONA- Epic Systems, a healthcare technology company based in Verona, will maintain its current contract with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. David Shulkin, the...
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Disability advocates fight to stop GOP Medicaid cuts

ATLANTA- Advocates for the disabled, like Evan Nodvin, of Atlanta, are fighting against potential cuts to Medicaid included in the American Health Care Act. Nodvin...
Director of Health and Human Services, Héctor Colón

Director Colón resigns from Health and Human Services

MILWAUKEE-  Héctor Colón, Director of Health and Human Services for Milwaukee County, announced on Monday that he is resigning. Colón will be replacing David Larson...
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Ryan names shady billionaire to health IT committee

WASHINGTON- Speaker Paul Ryan has appointed a controversial figure to the Health Information Technology Advisory Committee. Patrick Soon-Shiong, who runs a network of not-for-profit...

GOP approves costly measure to drug test BadgerCare applicants

MADISON- Republican lawmakers in the Legislature's budget committee voted on Thursday in favor of requiring BadgerCare applicants to submit to drug tests. This proposal, among...

Animals need compassionate care too

Milwaukee County Zoo officials and Children's Hospital worked together recently for an usual request. A 3-year-old critically-ill bonobo needed assistance. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports on the...

Wisconsin ranked best state for nurses

According to WalletHub, Wisconsin ranked the best state for nurses in the country. The demanding profession has seen an increase in recent years because many...

La Crosse aims to secure housing for “tent city” dwellers

La Crosse - A coalition team in La Crosse is working to move the homeless population living in "tent city" along the Mississippi river,...
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