Asthma/allergy practice opens at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin-Fox Valley
November 1, 2016
NEENAH – Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin-Fox Valley recently opened a new asthma/allergy practice for kids and adults. The hospital expects to treat about 1,600 asthma/allergy patients a year.Read More
Children's affiliate to expand insurance offerings
October 24, 2016
MILWAUKEE – Children’s Community Health Plan, an affiliate of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, will begin offering individual and family insurance plans in 2017.
The individual and family plans will be sold on and off of the Marketplace under the name Together with Children’s Community Health Plan and build off more than 10 years of providing health care insurance to individuals and families eligible for Medicaid, known in Wisconsin as BadgerCare Plus.
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin opens Delafield urgent care
October 17, 2016
DELAFIELD – Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin opened its new urgent care clinic in Delafield on Oct. 17. The clinic will be open 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.Read More
Two former Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin patients won medals at Paralympics
September 20, 2016
MILWAUKEE – Congratulations to Hailey Danisewicz and Nate Hinze, two former Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin pediatric cancer patients who won medals at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio.Read More
15,000+ participants raise more than $1 million for Children's Hospital at Briggs & Al's Run & Walk 2016
September 17, 2016
MILWAUKEE – Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin announced that more than 15,000 people participated in Briggs & Al’s Run & Walk the morning of Saturday, Sept. 17, raising more than $1 million for Children’s Hospital.
In its 39-year history, Briggs & Al’s Run & Walk has raised more than $19 million through gifts and pledges. Money raised goes to support Children’s Hospital’s research, advocacy, care and education efforts throughout the state.Read More
Symptom spikes after concussion not believed to be a recovery setback
August 1, 2016
MILWAUKEE - A new study published today by a Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin doctor in JAMA Pediatrics found that families should not be worried if a child’s concussion symptoms return once resuming day-to-day activities.Read More
Blizzard sales benefit Children’s Hospital July 28
July 25, 2016
MILWAUKEE –To help Wisconsin kids receive the care and treatments they need, participating Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill restaurants in Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton and Green Bay will celebrate Miracle Treat Day on Thursday, July 28.
All-Star Charity Football Game returns July 16
July 12, 2016
OSHKOSH - The 2016 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Charity Football Games benefiting Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin will take place at J. J. Keller Field at Titan Stadium at the UW-Oshkosh campus on Saturday, July 16. Kick-off for eight-man football will be at 10 a.m., Divisions 4-7 will be held at 2 p.m., followed by the teams for Divisions 1-3 taking the field at 6 p.m.
Children’s Hospital adds full-time cardiologist to Fox Valley hospital
June 29, 2016
NEENAH – To better serve the 3,500 heart patient visits in the Fox Valley, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is adding a second full-time cardiologist to its Fox Valley hospital and clinics.Read More
Children’s wins 3M Award for Excellence in Skin Safety
June 28, 2016
MILWAUKEE - The Pressure Ulcer Prevention (PUP) team at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is the recipient of the fifth annual 3M Award for Excellence in Skin Safety for achieving a significant decrease in pressure ulcer incidence hospital-wide.Read More