Leading the Way

Wisconsin is ranked as one of the top states for healthcare, with the Milwaukee region serving as a hub for high-quality health services, advanced medical training and research.

Waukesha County residents have direct access to premier healthcare providers such as:

  • Advocate Aurora Health, the largest system in the region, serving eastern Wisconsin and northeastern Illinois.
  • Ascension Wisconsin, which includes the former Columbia St. Mary's Health System and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
  • Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin, which operates hospitals in Kenosha, Milwaukee, Washington and Waukesha counties
  • Children's Wisconsin, one of the nation's top pediatric facilities with hospitals located in Milwaukee and Neenah
  • ProHealth Care, serving Waukesha County and surrounding communities


MCW Campus

Milwaukee Regional Medical Center

Waukesha County residents benefit from the close proximity to the largest academic medical campus in Wisconsin. Less than ten miles from Waukesha County, the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is one of six organizations located on the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center (MRMC) campus. 

MCW's campus partners include Froedtert Hospital, Children’s Wisconsin, Versiti Blood Research Institute, Curative Care Network and the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division. Employing more than 16,000 people, each year, MCW cares for approximately 525,000 patients, representing more than 2.3 million patient visits.

Learn more about what makes Waukesha County a thriving destination.