Author: Sean Kirkby
Jan 19, 2022 | Press Releases |
Health System also expanding services in Wisconsin Rapids and Medford MARSHFIELD – Marshfield Clinic Health System today announced that its new Stevens Point hospital opening in May will be named Marshfield Medical Center-River...Read More
SSM Health said Friday it is not using race-based criteria for distributing COVID-19 treatments and disputed the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty’s claim that such criteria are discrimination.
ThedaCare on Monday said it’s delaying non-urgent care amid a record number of COVID-19 patients and projections that Fox Valley cases will continue to rise for the next two to three weeks.
Jan 18, 2022 | Top Stories |
Wisconsinites who receive their health insurance through their employers are paying a higher percentage share of healthcare costs compared to a decade ago, according to a report released by the Commonwealth Fund last week.
Dr. Ben Weston, chief health policy advisor for Milwaukee County, has played a critical role in the county’s response to the pandemic, providing weekly updates to the public and previously serving as the medical director for the county’s unified emergency operations center.
Wisconsin National Guard troops are deploying to staff nursing homes, with a goal of opening 200 or more beds by the end of February to accept post-acute care patients and free up capacity at hospitals.
Wisconsin nursing homes and many other healthcare facilities that participate in Medicare and Medicaid will have to ensure their employees receive their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine or meet medical or religious exemptions by Jan. 27.