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Legislative Updates
Monday, October 14, 2019
HWZ to Provide Lobbying Services for WPA »
The Wisconsin Psychiatric Association is pleased to be partnering with Hubbard, Wilson & Zelenkova LLC (HWZ) for lobby...
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Speaker's Task Force on Suicide Prevention releases recommendations »
The Speaker's Task Force on Suicide Prevention released its recommendations Wednesday, but a group of Democrats deemed the...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Committee approves more funding for child psychiatry consultation program »
August 28, Wisconsin Health News The Senate Committee on Universities, Technical Colleges, Children and Families signe...
Tuesday, August 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Republicans push mental health bills »
August 13, WTMJ Wisconsin Republican lawmakers are circulating a package of bills designed to improve access to me...
Monday, June 24, 2019
Budget would provide $15 million to HSHS Western Wisconsin to expand mental health bed capacity »
June 21, Wisconsin Health News Tucked into the state’s 2019-21 budget bill is $15 million that would head to two weste...
Thursday, June 20, 2019
WPA Legislative Update, June 2019 »
Eric Jensen, WPA Lobbyist It has been a busy time since our last Legislative Update in January… Governor Evers intr...
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Committee plans vote to expand child psychiatry consultation program »
June 5, Wisconsin Health News The lead author of a bill aiming to expand a child psychiatry consultation service said...
Monday, April 29, 2019
Suicide Prevention Task Force Begins Hearings »
April 29, Wisconsin Health News State health officials and advocates briefed lawmakers last week on how to support s...
Friday, January 11, 2019
WI Legislative Update, January 2019 »
Eric Jensen, Jensen Government Relations, LLC After what feels like a never-ending election cycle, the 2019-20 Session...
Friday, January 11, 2019
APA Legislative Update, January 2019 »
Amanda Chesley Blecha, Esq. Regional Field Director, State Government Affairs, American Psychiatric Association M...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Election Update 2018 »
Eric Jensen, Jensen Government Relations LLC Searching for a word to summarize last night’s Wisconsin state elections...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
WPA Legislative Update, Fall 2018 »
Eric Jensen, Jensen Government Relations LLC WPA Lobbyist In a few short weeks, on Tuesday, November 6 th , Wisconsi...
Thursday, April 9, 2015
SGR Patch has Expired; Bill to Repeal SGR on Hold for U.S. Senate Vote »
WMS Medigram, April 2 The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2: “The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization...