Stories tagged: "Wisconsin Hospital Association"


A COVID-19 outbreak forced Mondovi Middle & High School to close just four days into the new school year. With school having just started, hundreds of students and staff across Wisconsin have been forced to quarantine due to contracting or being exposed to COVID-19. (Photo via Mondovi School District)
Most Wisconsin School Districts Aren’t Requiring Masks. There Are Already Outbreaks.

With school barely back in session, hundreds of kids and staff are already COVID-positive or quarantined across Wisconsin.

A healthcare worker assists a COVID-19 patient in an intensive care unit. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Northwest, North-Central Wisconsin Hospitals Have Four Total ICU Beds Available as COVID Surges

Available hospital beds are dwindling as COVID cases continue to spike in places like Barron and Wood counties.

UW-Eau Claire is one of eight campuses that will be switching to online classes Nov. 30 due to the surge in COVID-19 cases. That list could grow. (Photo by Julian Emerson)
Eight UW Campuses to Students: Don’t Come Back After Thanksgiving

The number of campuses switching to virtual classes could grow as COVID-19 cases continue to rise.

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Wisconsin Reaches 200,000 Coronavirus Infections

OSHA fines meatpacking plant for outbreak. UW poll shows a wider Biden lead in Wisconsin.

President Donald Trump stands on stage during the first day of the 2020 Republican National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Aug. 24, 2020.
Closed Schools and Packed Hospitals Overwhelm Wisconsin Before Trump’s Planned Visit.

Update: President's COVID-19 diagnosis likely to impact planned rallies in Green Bay and Janesville.

Medical personnel in the COVID-19 medical screening annex at NYC Health + Hospitals Metropolitan in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Wisconsin’s Newest COVID-19 Phase: Rural Cases Rising, More Hospitalizations

Current fight to contain this surge is described as “new and dangerous,” ”pivotal,” “critical.”

WI Hospitals Need Cash. So They're Restarting Elective Surgeries.
WI Hospitals Need Cash. So They’re Restarting Elective Surgeries.

Providers still cautious about preserving supplies of PPE, drugs needed for ventilators patients, in case of a local flare-up. But health and revenue concerns prompt return to more services.