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MCFI’s Pediatric Skilled Nursing and Wells Street Academy are now enrolling

Does your child need skilled nursing services in an educational setting?

If so, MCFI’s Pediatric Skilled Nursing and Wells Street Academy are now enrolling!

PSN provides skilled nursing services for children ages birth to five living with complex medical issues, bridging the gap between hospital and home; PSN is the only community based skilled nursing program in Wisconsin that is certified by Medicaid and accredited by the Joint Commission.

Meanwhile, MCFI’s adjacent private choice school, Wells Street Academy, provides essential nursing care and age-appropriate education for children with medical and cognitive disabilities.

For more information, please contact Mark Stevens, manager, at mark.stevens@mcfi.net or 414-937-2131.

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The Milwaukee Center for Independence opened its doors in 1938, helping WWII immigrants find jobs — and refuge. Today, our impact is just as compelling. We help people in need, from newborns to the elderly, gain greater independence.

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