More than 18% of dairy farm families here in Wisconsin have no health insurance. Another 41 percent have high deductible plans that provide only major medical coverage. It has some families avoid medical treatment when they get hurt or even for chronic conditions. This is where, the Rural Health Initiative of Marathon County comes in.
Heather Schlesser stopped by NewsChannel 7 at Noon on Friday to talk about the initiative and about the fact it's looking for a part-time nurse. You can learn more by watching the video above.
To apply, contact Rhonda: rhonda@RHIwi.org
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