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WPSA Press Releases
June 20, 2016: WPSA's Statement on the Passing of DHS Secretary Kitty Rhoades
April 22, 2015: Proposed State Budget Creates Additional Uncertainty for the Direct Care Workforce

Press
Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute (10/5/2017): PHI leads Wisconsin Discussion on Rural Home Care
Wisconsin State Journal (8/1/2017): State abruptly ends contract to reduce Medicaid personal care fraud
Forward Health Update (7/24/2017): Cancellation of the Personal Care Independent Assessment Program
Journal Sentinel (7/21//2017): Wisconsin faces critical shortage of care workers for disabled and elderly
Milwaukee Public Radio (6/02/2017): Personal Care Worker Shortage Could Lead to Higher Wages in Wisconsin
Racine Journal Times (4/2/2017): Home care worker industry in crisis impacting group homes
Channel 3000 (3/13/2017): Families with disabilities say Medicaid cuts could be 'devastating'
Wisconsin State Journal (2/20/2017): Personal care rate hike will help but won't solve worker shortage, advocates say
Channel 3000 (1/3/2017): Worker shortage creating home health crisis
WiscNews (12/16/2016): Group: Not enough home health workers in state
Oshkosh Northwestern (11/23/2016): Commentary:Wisconsin in direct care workforce crisis
Wisconsin State Journal (10/9/2016): Judge says state overreached in asking nurses to give back Medicaid payments
Wisconsin State Journal (7/20/2015): Families face tough decisions as cost of elder care soars

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