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Agreement moves UW Health merger forward

Merger first announced in April

The merger of a health system in Rockford, Illinois, with University of Wisconsin Health in Madison is proceeding with the signing of an agreement.

Sugar-sweetened beverages removed from UW Health

Move meant to promote healthy living

UW Health has stopped selling sugar-sweetened beverages at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, American Family Children's Hospital and UW Medical Foundation buildings. The sugar-sweetened beverages are being replaced with healthier alternatives.

Doctors at UW Health give veteran second chance at life

25-year-old recovers from heart failure after bariatric surgery

At 25 years of age Keith McCarter returned to Wisconsin after a yearlong tour of duty in Iraq with the U.S. Army. He and his wife, Jessica, were deployed together to Southern Iraq. What they didn't know was life would be more challenging with their return home.

COO named interim president, CEO of UW Health

Katen-Bahensky announced retirement this week

The chief operating officer of University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics will serve as the organization's interim president and chief executive officer

Argyle arson burn victim's condition improves

Doctors expect woman to be in hospital another month

The mother of three boys who died in an Argyle, Wis., house fire Sept. 7 is recovering well from her injuries, despite doctors' early predictions that she would not likely survive.

Argyle arson burn victim's condition improves

Doctors expect woman to be in hospital another month

The mother of three boys who died in an Argyle, Wis., house fire Sept. 7 is recovering well from her injuries, despite doctors' early predictions that she would not likely survive.