healthcare

Health & Science
1:00 am
Wed January 15, 2014

'Navigators' in Milwaukee Seek Out Barriers to Good Health

Milwaukee resident Chanta Brown (left) and Children's Hospital community navigator Tunisia Sims (right).

A number of efforts are underway in Milwaukee to improve health outcomes for low-income residents.

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Health & Science
10:37 pm
Mon January 13, 2014

New Brand of Nurse-Led Health Clinics Target Milwaukee's Underserved

Nurse practitioner Susan Thaller and her patient, 10-year-old Earron Davis, at the new Children's Primary Care Clinic on Milwaukee's north side.

A new brand of health clinic is cropping up more frequently across the country - clinics run by nurses.

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Health & Science
1:00 am
Tue December 17, 2013

Groups Ramp Up Outreach as Healthcare Enrollment Deadline Looms

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett addresses reporters Monday at Wheaton Franciscan St. Joseph campus, urging residents to enroll in new insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act.

People in Wisconsin without health insurance have less than a week to buy a plan on the new federal exchange in order for coverage to begin in January.

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