Mental Health In the News

Mental Health Task Force / Make It Work Milwaukee Update

We are passing on links to several recent items in the news that relate to concerns for the Mental Health Task Force and many of you may want to communicate to policy makers regarding these concerns.

Aurora Sinai suspends employees after homeless patient is left on sidewalk in Milwaukee
https://www.jsonline.com/story/news/2018/01/23/aurora-sinai-employees-suspended-after-reports-homeless-patient-discharged-left-sidewalk/1060315001/

How should Milwaukee provide care when mental illness becomes an emergency?
https://www.jsonline.com/story/money/business/health-care/2018/01/06/how-should-milwaukee-provide-care-when-mental-illness-becomes-emergency/1008719001/

Family of man who died at the Milwaukee County Mental Health Complex will receive $1.4 million
https://www.jsonline.com/story/news/local/milwaukee/2018/01/18/milwaukee-county-offers-1-4-million-settle-civil-rights-lawsuit-family-man-who-died-mental-health-co/1044177001/

10 apply to become acting chief of the Milwaukee Police Department
https://www.jsonline.com/story/news/crime/2018/01/24/10-apply-become-acting-chief-milwaukee-police-department/1058831001/

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