b'HEALTHY LIVING MOVE MKEMilwaukee, which houses the regionsResearch Institute; and Childrens Hospitalnational research center that offers gradu-advanced burn center.Community Services.ate degrees in medical, pharmacy and Address: 8915 W. Connell Ct., Milwaukee biomedical sciences. More than 1,600 Telephone: (414) 266-2000 physicians provide care in virtually every Area Health Systems Website: chw.orgspecialty of medicine for more than As is true in many areas, independentFroedtert & 2.8 million patients annually. With a histo-hospitals in southeastern Wisconsin haveMedical College of Wisconsinry dating back to 1893, MCW is the given way to integrated health care sys- largest research institution in the tems that bring together hospitals, clinics,The Froedtert & the Medical College ofMilwaukee metro area and second Wisconsin regional health network is a physicians and specialty providers suchpartnership between Froedtert Health and thelargest in Wisconsin.as home health agencies and hospice toMedical College of Wisconsin. It operates provide the whole continuum of healtheastern Wisconsins only academic medicalMCW faculty direct or collaborate on care in a coordinated manner. There arecenter and adult Level I Trauma Center and is amore than 3,100 research studies annual-five integrated health systems that servetraining and research center engaged in clinically, including clinical trials. In the last ten trials and studies. Its network includes 10years, faculty members received more southeastern Wisconsin:hospitals, nearly 2,000 physicians and more than 45 health centers and clinics.than $1.5 billion in external support for Address: 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.,research, teaching, training and related Advocate Aurora HealthWauwatosa purposes. Its Office of Technology Advocate Aurora Health, a not-for-profit healthTelephone: (414) 805-3666 Development oversees patenting, mar-care organization, is a nationally recognizedWebsite: froedtert.comketing and licensing of new medical tech-leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Advocate Aurora has sites in more thannologies, and its Clinical and Translational 90 communities in eastern Wisconsin andProHealth CareScience Institute is a collaboration with northern Illinois, including 17 hospitals, moreProHealth Care is an integrated health carethe Milwaukee School of Engineering than 155 clinics and 70 pharmacies. More thansystem serving Waukesha County. It employsand other schools to solve medical engi-3,300 physicians are affiliated with Advocatemore than 4,900 people and offers a networkneering challenges. The Medical College Aurora, which offers inpatient, outpatient andof more than 800 physicians. It includes four physician services, home care and hospicehospitals, 15 clinics, urgent care centers,also collaborates with Marquette services, family and social services, andsurgery centers, hospice care and otherUniversity to provide education and behavioral health. It also offers treatment forservices.research in biomedical engineering, ortho-common medical conditions at quick care sitesAddress: N17 W24100 Riverwood Dr.,pedic rehabilitation and stroke rehabilita-in shopping malls and other public locations. WaukeshaAddress: 750 W. Virginia St., Milwaukee Telephone: (262) 928-2745tion. Marquette also serves as the Telephone: (414) 647-3033 Website: prohealthcare.orgregions dental school. Website: advocateaurorahealth.org The University of Wisconsin-Ascension HealthMilwaukee (UWM) also plays a crucial Ascension Health in Wisconsin consists of therole in medical research and education. Its former Columbia St. Marys Health System andUWM Partners for Health is an Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. It includes 12interdisciplinary collaboration between its campus sites in southeastern Wisconsin withnursing, public health, health sciences and locations in Milwaukee, Mequon, Elm Grove,social welfare programs. It conducts and Racine. It also is co-owner of theinnovative research in multiple areas, Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin and the Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital,such as biosciences and aging, and seeks operates the Columbia School of Nursing and isways to improve the lives of people with affiliated with Madison Medical Affiliates. Itphysical and mental health issues. UWM operates more than 70 primary care clinics. Thehas the states largest nursing program, system also includes four transitional andand U.S. News & World Report ranks its extended-care facilities, home health and hospice, and outpatient centers. doctor of nursing program 61st in the Address: 400 W. River Woods Pkwy.,nation, its bachelor of science in nursing Milwaukee Medical College of Wisconsin program 76th, and its masters program Telephone: (414) 465-3000 91st. UWM also awards graduate Website: healthcare.ascension.orgA Leader in degrees in public health, health care administration and informatics, and its Childrens WisconsinResearchhome to Wisconsins only nationally Childrens Wisconsin is a nationally recognized& Medicalaccredited school of public health. The center for pediatric health care that providesVersiti Blood Center of Wisconsin and inpatient care (including intensive care services)Education its affiliate, the Blood Research Institute, and outpatient services in more than 70The Milwaukee Region is a leader inplay major roles in research regarding medical specialties. In addition to its main hospital in Wauwatosa, Childrens affiliatesmedical research and education. Theimmunobiology, transfusion medicine and include Childrens Wisconsin-Fox Valley inMedical College of Wisconsin (MCW),stem-cell biology. Its Glycomics Center Neenah; several primary care clinics; Childrenswhich has locations in the Milwaukeefocuses on the structures of complex Specialty Group, a physician group practiceRegional Medical Center, Green Bay andcarbohydrates and played an integral role jointly owned by Childrens Wisconsin and the Medical College of Wisconsin; ChildrensCentral Wisconsin, is a private medicalin the creation of the National Marrow Community Health Plan; Childrens Wisconsinschool, pharmacy school and majorDonor Program.82 YOUR RELOCATION RESOURCE'