healthcare How Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is Faring Today's Healthcare Landscape By Mitch Teich • Sep 15, 2015 Steven Depolo / Flickr The Wisconsin healthcare landscape is a crowded one. A number of mergers and alliances have formed over recent years, with several major systems now dominating patient care in the Milwaukee area. What's Behind the Big Surge in Aurora Health Care's Profits? By Mitch Teich • May 12, 2015 Aurora Health Care, Facebook The health care environment in southeastern Wisconsin is a competitive one, with several major players vying for dominance. One of those players got a big dose of good financial news late last week. The Struggle To Save Long-Term Care By Mitch Teich • Mar 16, 2015 The Home of Fixers/Flickr Listen Listening... / 15:39 Mitch Teich with Nancy Gapinski of Glendale and Julie Burish of Brookfield, members of "Save IRIS." Battle lines are being drawn over portions of Governor Walker’s proposed budget for the coming two years. Milwaukee Leadership Healthcare Forum Focuses on Uncertainty over Healthcare Reform By Mitch Teich • Feb 24, 2015 Christian Delbert - Fotolia.com Listen Listening... / 9:26 Lake Effect's Mitch Teich talks with Greg Banazynski, president of Advance Healthcare Wisconsin. The Affordable Care Act has been law for a couple of years now, so you might think talking about health policy would be more like a routine check-up by now. 'Navigators' in Milwaukee Seek Out Barriers to Good Health By Erin Toner • Jan 15, 2014 Listen Listening... / 4:25 A number of efforts are underway in Milwaukee to improve health outcomes for low-income residents. New Brand of Nurse-Led Health Clinics Target Milwaukee's Underserved By Erin Toner • Jan 13, 2014 Listen Listening... / 4:47 A new brand of health clinic is cropping up more frequently across the country - clinics run by nurses. Groups Ramp Up Outreach as Healthcare Enrollment Deadline Looms By Erin Toner • Dec 17, 2013 Listen Listening... / 4:22 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.