Posted: 04/10/2014 - The Medical College of Wisconsin hopes to begin recruiting students for its De Pere campus in June.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - UPDATE: Former Wisconsin state Medicaid director Brett Davis, who left his state job in the middle of open enrollment to the federal health insurance exchange, is now working for nonprofit health insurer WPS Health Insurance.
Posted: 04/03/2014 - University Health Services is urging students to take precautions after several cases of mumps were confirmed at UW-Madison.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - UPDATED: Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that would allow doctors and other health care providers to apologize to patients without worrying about whether the statements could be used against them in court.
Updated: 03/31/2014 - UPDATE: Health insurance enrollment counselors across Wisconsin are prepared for a lot of activity as a key deadline under the federal health care overhaul law nears.
Posted: 03/28/2014 - Gov. Scott Walker has ordered an investigation into whether Disability Rights Wisconsin violated patient confidentiality by widely distributing a report about claims of substandard care at the Milwaukee County Mental Health Complex.
Posted: 03/27/2014 - A panel of Food and Drug Administration advisers has voted to endorse an experimental stool test that uses DNA to detect colon cancer and precancerous growths.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - UPDATE: Gov. Scott Walker has signed into law a bill that takes control of the troubled Milwaukee mental health complex away from the county board.
Updated: 03/27/2014 - UPDATE: Gov. Scott Walker has quietly signed a bill opposed by numerous veterans groups and Democrats that changes the process for bringing asbestos exposure lawsuits.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - Gov. Scott Walker appears with two characters from the children's show Sesame Street in a new national effort to promote child health.
Posted: 03/14/2014 - A spokeswoman for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services says its website saying that BadgerCare recipients have to sign up for private health insurance by Saturday in order to have it in place next month is wrong.
Posted: 03/11/2014 - Federal health officials say nearly 71,500 Wisconsin residents have signed up for health insurance through online federal exchanges.
Posted: 03/10/2014 - The more than 70,000 Wisconsinites who have state health insurance have only a handful of days left to sign up for Presidents Barack Obama's health care law to avoid a coverage gap.
Updated: 03/13/2014 - UPDATE: A bill allowing electronic cigarettes indoors has cleared a Wisconsin Senate committee.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - A new report shows that while the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board issued different penalties for the same offenses, doctors most often received the lightest punishment -- a reprimand.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - UPDATE: A Wisconsin state law covering information doctors are required to tell patients would be expanded under a bill that has passed the state Assembly.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - UPDATE: The Wisconsin Assembly has approved a bill that would create a formal system of short-term sanctions for convicts who violate parole or probation.