Clarene Mitchell was hired by Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. as the Corporate Communications Specialist. Mitchell is respected locally for her long history of working to address racial health disparities. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Cardinal Stritch University and experience in print journalism, establishing and managing community based health initiatives, and advancing the public profile of nonprofits.
As the Corporate Communications Specialist, Mitchell duties will include advancing the organization’s public image, facilitating business and government partnerships, fundraising strategy efforts and special projects. An initial area of concentration will focus on increasing the public image and utilization of MHSI’s Convenient Care Clinic that operates in the Midtown Piggly Wiggly. MHSI, opened the Clinic in October 2009 in partnership with Managed Health Services.
Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. (MHSI) is a private, non-profit, Federally Qualified Community Health Center (FQHC) that provides a comprehensive range of primary medical, dental and behavioral healthcare, in addition to a limited number of specialty services.
MHSI’s main clinics are the MLK Heritage Health Center at 2555 N. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive and the Isaac Coggs Heritage Health Center at 8200 W. Silver Spring Drive.