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News Releases: 2023

  • DHS Releases Plan to Improve Health and Well-Being of Wisconsinites

    The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) today released its 2023-2027 State Health Improvement Plan.

  • DHS Announces Immunization Updates for Children in Child Care Centers and Schools

    The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has announced updates to the immunizations needed for children in child care centers and schools.

  • Governor’s Health Equity Council Releases Full Report 

    Today, the Governor’s Health Equity Council released its full report “Building a Better Wisconsin: Investing in the Health and Well-being of Wisconsinites” that includes descriptions of each recommendation. Established under Gov.

  • El DHS busca ideas para los $8 millones de los fondos del acuerdo sobre opioides

    El Department of Health Services (DHS) de Wisconsin está pidiendo al público que comparta sus ideas sobre cómo utilizar una segunda ronda de los fondos del acuerdo sobre opioides para proporcionar orientación sobre dónde se deben utilizar los fondos para reducir los daños asociados con el trastor

  • DHS Seeks Ideas for $8 Million in Opioid Settlement Funds

    The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is asking the public to share thoughts on how to use a second round of opioid settlement funds to provide guidance on where money should be spent to reduce harms associated with opioid use disorder.

  • Federal Government Ends Extra FoodShare Benefits for Wisconsin Households in February 2023

    The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2023, passed by Congress in late December, ends a federal program that has been providing additional benefits to households enrolled in Wisconsin’s FoodShare program.

  • DHS Urges Wisconsinites to Test Their Homes for Radon

    During National Radon Action Month, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is encouraging residents and business owners to test their homes and buildings for radon.

  • Last revised January 6, 2023