Mayor Tom Barrett released the following statement regarding Ascension Healthcare
"People from all over our city, regardless of income, need and deserve accessible health care."
“I am pleased Ascension Healthcare was receptive to the feedback various community stakeholders and I provided, and that as a result they have made a decision to not consolidate their services at St. Joseph’s Hospital.”
“People from all over our city, regardless of income, need and deserve accessible health care. While I am certainly satisfied by their decision, the work continues to ensure our most vulnerable populations receive the help they need.”
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"Today’s decision makes it far more difficult for those benefits to ever fully reach the residents of Bronzeville, Walker’s Point and all of our other great neighborhoods."
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Most recently, Aldrete has served as President and CEO of Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee.