Author: WTN News

Perhaps the most definitive evaluation of U.S. hospitals is U.S. News & World Report's annual survey. Considering the sterling reputation of hospitals on both coasts, the Midwest fares surprisingly well, with four hospitals among the nation's top 14....

Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls, already part of a joint venture to develop the next generation hybrid-electrice vehicle battery, has been awarded a contract to upgrade lithium ion battery power in low temperatures. The company's development of lithium-ion batteries could produce the next-generation battery for hybrid-electric vehicles....

Aurora Health Care has demonstrated its capacity to stay current with the adoption of information technology, according to recent survey results from Hospitals and Health Networks Magazine....

Maas instruction: In the latest installment of WTN Media's CIO Leadership Series, Bruce Maas, interim CIO at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, offers a diverse model for private-sector employers who are looking to fill information technology positions....

In the last couple years, many organizations tried to stretch the serviceability of their technology infrastructure. Rather than spending money to upgrade, they figured they could make do with what they had in place. But has that hesitation to upgrade technology hurt their viability and...

The United States Departments of Energy and Agriculture have awarded several educational institutions, including the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with grants to study the use of woody plant tissue in the development of alternative fuels. ...

A University of Wisconsin-Madison professor and physician with ties to the entertainment industry is developing a software product to train medical students. The ultimate objective of Fred Kron, proprietor of Medical Cyberworlds, is to transform the doctor-patient relationship....