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Walker: Health Care is "Tremendous Economic Development Asset"
We have some of the highest quality health care in the world here.

Walker at ADGov. Scott Walker was clearly impressed by the number of hospital supporters gathered at Monona Terrace to attend the WHA Advocacy Day event in Madison April 16.

"As I look around this room and see all these volunteer leaders from your respective communities…making positive things happen in the state of Wisconsin…I want you to know how much I appreciate your good work," Walker said.

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High-Quality, High-Value Health Care: A Wisconsin Advantage

High quality, high value health care is a hallmark in Wisconsin. Hospital systems are improving quality, increasing efficiency and delivering value to employers and residents in their communities. This week, we feature the work of Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - St. Francis, Milwaukee..

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The 100,000 Lives Campaign, a nationwide initiative launched by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to significantly reduce morbidity and mortality in American health care, was the inspiration for Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-St. Francis to develop and implement a Medical Response Team (MRT) in 2005.  (Read more)

Wisconsin Hospitals are Committed to Quality and Transparency

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This Week's Priorities

Transparency: WHA and HFMA concurred with findings published in a national report. (Read more)

Legislation: WHA's Legislative Score Card is "nearly all A's".(Read more)

Mental Health: WHA praised the Governor for signing AB 453--the Mental Health Care Coordination Bill. (Read more)


WHA Job Bulletin

The WHA Job Bulletin provides member hospitals a venue where they can post vacancies on-line as a no cost benefit of membership.



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