UNDATED (WSAU-Wheeler News) Two of Wisconsin's largest health providers are considering a partnership. U-W Health of Madison, and Aurora of Milwaukee are looking at ways to improve the delivery of affordable health care in Wisconsin and beyond. Lisa Burnette of U-W Health said there have been no major agreements yet.
The university's health agency includes U-W Hospital in Madison and its related children's and cancer facilities, plus 45 clinics in Wisconsin and Illinois and the U-W School of Medicine and Public Health. Aurora Health Care has 15 hospitals in the eastern part of Wisconsin, along with 159 clinics in Wisconsin and Illinois. Together, the two systems have around 2,700 doctors.