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New Undergraduate Award Honors WHA President Steve Brenton

Steve BrentonHealth care is one of the fastest growing sectors and among the largest employers in the United States. With that growth comes complexity and a need for talented leadership to shape policy. A unique collaboration among hospitals, individual donors, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison will help recognize the health policy leaders of tomorrow.

A new award in honor of Stephen Brenton (BA’76, Political Science), the outgoing president of the Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA), will support UW-Madison Political Science majors in the College of Letters & Science interested in health policy. Hospitals across the state joined Brenton’s friends and colleagues to celebrate his distinguished career by establishing an endowment that will cover in-state tuition for a UW-Madison student each year. (Read more)

WHA Sponsors Wisconsin Eye Candidate Interviews
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WHA is the proud sponsor of WisconsinEye's candidate interviews 

Wisconsin’s primary elections are only a month away—August 12—with the general election taking place November 4. To help educate the public on the hundreds of candidates running for office statewide, WisconsinEye, our state’s version of C-SPAN, is conducting interviews with every candidate running for office this election cycle. (Read more)

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

Study Finds SE WI Health Systems Successful in Moderating Health Care Costs

A study released July 23 by the Greater Milwaukee Business Foundation on Health, Inc. (GMBFH) clearly shows that the commitment that hospital systems in southeast Wisconsin have made to reduce health care costs and increase the quality of care are working to the benefit of employers. Read more...

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This Week's Priorities

WHA Board Planning Session: The unique discussions during the 2014 WHA Board Planning Session were a direct reflection of the conversations that are taking place in hospital and health systems board rooms across Wisconsin. (Read more)

Team-Based Care:
On Nov. 12, WCMEW will showcase patient-centered, team-based care models from a dozen Wisconsin health care organizations. (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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