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Governor Signs Legislation Requiring Newborn Cardiac Screening Test

At a ceremony March 3rd conducted at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Governor Scott Walker signed legislation requiring all newborn babies to be tested for a critical congenital heart defect. MCW endorsed the legislation. Dr. Stuart Berger (Pediatrics – Cardiology) discusses the importance of the test in a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article.

http://fox6now.com/2014/03/03/gov-scott-walker-signs-newborn-screening-bill-into-law/

Fox 6 News, March 3, 2014

http://www.cbs58.com/news/local-news/Wisconsin-Law-Will-Require-Pulse-Oximetry-Screening-in-Newborns-248288441.html

CBS 58 News, March 3, 2014

http://www.jsonline.com/watchdog/watchdogreports/scott-walker-to-sign-newborn-screening-bill-b99216969z1-248207401.html

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, March 3, 2014

http://www.wpr.org/governor-signs-bill-encouraging-heart-defect-screening-newborns

Wisconsin Public Radio, March 4, 2014

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Shooters take aim at helping fight cancer

Aug. 21 - “Christopher’s Shoot Against Childhood Cancer,” an event founded in honor of a Delafield boy with brain cancer, netted more than $100,000 this year. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Becker’s Identifies 100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know

Aug. 21 - Becker’s Hospital Review identifies Integrated Health Network of Wisconsin as one of the nation’s 100 accountable care organizations to know. Becker's Hospital Review

LPGA ProAm Golf Tournament to Support Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis Research

Aug. 21 - The 27th annual Ladies Professional Golf Association Pro-Am Golf Tournament benefitting MCW’s Digestive Disease Center will be held Monday, August 25, at the Wisconsin Country Club in Milwaukee. Proceeds from the event support research on Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Wauwatosa Now

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