Stories tagged: "Andrea Palm"


From Zero to 85,000 Tests Per Week: The Inside Story of How Wisconsin Turbocharged Its COVID Testing
From Zero to 85,000 Tests Per Week: The Inside Story of How Wisconsin Turbocharged Its COVID Testing

How Andrea Palm, Promega, Exact Sciences and others created a partnership to test Wisconsin residents.

Wisconsin Needs to Hire 1,000 Contact Tracers. It Got 4,500 Applications.
Wisconsin to Hire 1,000 Contact Tracers from 4,500 Applicants

‘Testing without tracing is ineffective,’ say health care officials.

More than 70 COVID positive after attending large gathering.
72 COVID Positive After Attending Large Event

Positive individuals said they had attended 'large gathering' in last 2 weeks

Gov. Tony Evers declares a public health emergency due to the coronavirus. Department of Health Services Secretary Andrea Palm addresses the press on March 12. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Court Debates ‘Safer at Home’

Oral arguments given Tuesday. Ruling could come anytime.

Gov. Tony Evers speaks during a call with reporters to discuss the safer-at-home order that expires May 26. (Screenshot via Wisconsin DHS)
Evers’ Safer-At-Home Order is Working

State health officials say social distancing, other policies are ‘flattening the curve’