Wisconsin Moves Towards Self-Insurance

Wisconsin Moves Towards Self-Insurance For the past several years, Gov. Scott Walker has floated the idea of shifting Wisconsin to a self-insurance model for health coverage for state and local employees – and the issue is now coming to a head. Next month (July), the WI Group Insurance Board (at the Department of Employee Trust … Read more

Secretary Kitty Rhoades Dies at 65

After falling ill last week, the Department of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades passed away on Saturday.  Secretary Rhodes was appointed to the position in 2013 by Governor Walker.  The Governor released the following statement: “Kitty had the chance to do what she loved – serving and leading the people of Wisconsin on health care … Read more