Health Care Value

Higher quality health care gets people back to their normal activities faster, and they stay healthier. High-quality care delivers higher value for your health care dollar.  Hospitals and health systems in Wisconsin provide accessible, affordable health care in their communities.

The simple fact that Wisconsin’s population is living longer creates consistent and growing demand for health care services. Growing demand coupled with innovative health care providers and the imperative to deliver care more efficiently and effectively is driving health care innovation and investment in Wisconsin.  Health care delivery is already Wisconsin’s #2 employer, with hospitals alone directly employing some 108,000+ people. 

WHA Contact

Eric Borgerding
President and Chief Executive Officer
608-274-1820
EMAIL: Eric Borgerding

Lisa Ellinger
Vice President, Public Policy
608-274-1820
EMAIL: Lisa Ellinger

Hospitals and health systems are among the largest employers in Wisconsin as we build healthier communities, create new jobs, and support local businesses.  Across the state, there is a hospital located in nine out of ten counties, meaning patients can get the care they need, when they need it. 

Health Care Topics


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    Employer & Hospital Partnering for Better Care

    Wisconsin hospitals and health systems share a common mission to improve access to care. That is why they are forming partnerships with local employers to develop onsite services, making it easier for employees to meet with a physician, nurse or wellness coach.


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    WI Healthcare Business Forum

    The mission of the WI Healthcare Business Forum (WHBF) is to foster and promote one of Wisconsin’s most valuable assets – its high-quality, highly innovative healthcare sector.


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    Transparency

    Wisconsin has a national reputation for providing high-quality, highly integrated health care.


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    Why Locate to Wisconsin

    Wisconsin is ahead of the curve in opportunities for businesses or individuals who are looking for a place to relocate. Wisconsin has great schools, high-quality, high-value health care and outstanding opportunities for business growth.  Read more...

Why Locate to Wisconsin


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    Why Locate to Wisconsin

    Wisconsin is ahead of the curve in opportunities for businesses or individuals who are looking for a place to relocate. Wisconsin has great schools, high-quality, high-value health care and outstanding opportunities for business growth.  Read more...


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