Milwaukee Health Care Partnership


Enhancing access to health services and affordable medications.


Care Coordination

Improving the management of care across the delivery network.



Ensuring adequate and affordable health insurance coverage for all.


News from the Partnership

Tapper Receives 2015 ACAP Leadership in Advocacy Award

The Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP) recently bestowed upon Joy Tapper, Executive Director of the Milwaukee Health Care Partnership, an honorable mention as part of its 2015 Leadership in Advocacy Award.

Children’s Community Health Plan, a member of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and an active member of ACAP, nominated Ms. Tapper for the ACAP Leadership in Advocacy Award for her nearly a decade of advocacy work…

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About the Partnership

The Milwaukee Health Care Partnership brings together health care providers, government agencies, and community organizations to develop and implement a plan for change for our most vulnerable populations. Through advocacy and action, we are collaborating to increase health care coverage, access and care coordination, creating a healthier future for Milwaukee residents.

Access to Specialty Care

Since 2012, the Partnership’s Specialty Access for Uninsured Program (SAUP), has provided access to specialty care and services to thousands of low income, uninsured Milwaukee residents. With the goals of improving health outcomes and reducing the total cost of care, SAUP is creating an ‘accountable care system’ for an uninsured population. Enabled with funding from the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program to improve care management partnerships between safety net clinics and health systems, SAUP is making a difference in the lives of vulnerable individuals such as Anthony. Read more >


The Milwaukee Enrollment Network (MKEN) was created to improve consumer outreach and education, strengthen enrollment support resources, and assist Milwaukee County residents in securing adequate and affordable public or private health insurance.

View the current Calendar of Community Enrollment & Education Events

View the map of Enrollment Sites in Milwaukee

Learn More about MKEN.