Healthcare


For the second day straight, Wisconsin sees record number of COVID-19 cases. (Shutterstock image)
Baldwin Bill Helps People Find Health Coverage They Lost During Pandemic

Proposal could help 6 million Americans. Biden wants to beef up Affordable Care Act. Trump COVID health plan not keeping promises.

Nikki Hays, left, who lives at the Reality Unlimited group home in Eau Claire, talks Thursday with group home owner Audrey Nelson. (Photo by Julian Emerson).
Evers Task Force Calls for Higher Wages for Workers Who Care for Children and Elderly

Findings echo what Vice President Joe Biden is proposing on national level.

This Bill Would Give Paid Sick Leave and Hazard Pay to Healthcare Workers
This Bill Would Give Paid Sick Leave and Hazard Pay to Healthcare Workers

Healthcare workers support DEM-sponsored bill, citing need for better health care, paid time off in wake of pandemic.

Graphic via Desirée Tapia
The GOP Wants to Repeal the ACA During a Pandemic. Democrats Are Trying to Expand Coverage.

If the Affordable Care Act is struck down, tens of millions of Americans would lose coverage and protections for pre-existing conditions.

Protesters and Police at Vos’ House
Protesters and Police at Vos’ House

Vos falsely blamed COVID surge on immigrants, angering many.

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I’m a Former VP at Cigna. Health Insurers Are No Friend to Racial Equity.

As a former health insurance executive who oversaw corporate communications, I know first-hand that these recent carefully crafted commitments to racial justice are designed to paper over a shameful truth.

Part Two: Systemic Racism In Healthcare
Part Two: Systemic Racism In Health Care

Decades of ignoring this reality proves deadly for Black patients.