MILWAUKEE, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aurora Health Care, the largest integrated health care system in Wisconsin, today announced the hiring of Michael Grebe as chief legal officer. In this role, Grebe will help Aurora navigate challenges in today's complex and ever-changing health care environment.
"Michael has served as a key strategic advisor to numerous corporations and businesses, and is an active member of the Milwaukee and Wisconsin businesses and legal communities," said Mike Lappin, chief administrative officer and corporate secretary. "He brings to us a unique set of business, strategic and leadership skills and experiences to Aurora's executive team, complementing the strong expertise of our legal team."
Throughout his nearly 25 year career, Grebe has served as a partner at Quarles & Brady and most recently as executive vice president and general counsel to HUSCO International, Inc.
"As health care regulations evolve, and competitive situations change, it's important to have the right resources in place to best serve the needs of our patients," Grebe said. "I look forward to joining Aurora and working to fulfill its purpose of helping people live well."
Grebe earned his law degree from the University of Wisconsin and his bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College. He will start in his new role on March 6.
About Aurora Health Care:
Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin-area health care provider and a national leader in efforts to improve health care quality. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Aurora is Wisconsin's most comprehensive health care provider and the state's largest private employer. Aurora serves more than 1.2 million patients every year via a comprehensive network of facilities, services and providers, including 15 hospitals, more than 150 clinics, more than 70 pharmacies and more than 33,000 caregivers. As evidenced by more than 300 active clinical trials, Aurora is dedicated to delivering innovations to provide the best possible care today, and to define the best care for tomorrow. Get helpful health and wellness information via the Aurora MyHealth blog, our Facebook page, our Twitter account and our Pinterest account.
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