A number of federal and state programs can help increase access to primary care, dental care, and mental health services for people living in rural and urban communities in Wisconsin where there are shortages of health care providers. The Wisconsin Primary Care Program coordinates several of these programs through partnerships with federal programs, other state programs, health care providers, clinics, local health departments, and organizations that work with underserved populations.
Programs that increase access to primary care in shortage areas:
FOR CONSUMERS - Information about low-cost or free health clinics:
Other questions about primary care programs should be directed to:
Primary Care Program Wisconsin Division of Public Health P.O. Box 2659 Madison, WI 53701-2659 Phone: 608-267-7121 Fax: 608-267-2832