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  • Wisconsin Coverdell Stroke Program: Emergency Medical Services

    … training. Participants earn one hour of continuing education credit. Pre-hospital actions When someone calls 911, emergency medical dispatch should be able to identify potential acute stroke …
    • Updated on March 27, 2023.
  • Opioids, Stimulants, and Trauma Summit

    … No exceptions. Registrants wishing to cancel may instead transfer their registration to someone else without penalty if they send a written request with the new registrant's details by …
    • Updated on March 31, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Resources for Community Leaders

    … are ages 55 and older. What are the exclusion criteria in schools and child care settings when someone experiences symptoms post-COVID vaccination? Students and staff who experience systemic … test should not be used to determine the need for quarantine following close contact with someone who has COVID-19.   Social Media Use the social media conversation starters below to …
    • Updated on January 24, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Vaccine Facts

    … VAERS allows health and safety experts to assess possible vaccine safety concerns when someone submits a VAERS report. Some VAERS reports may contain information that is incomplete, … COVID-19, we give the virus less opportunity to keep mutating.  There are very few reasons someone would not be recommended for a COVID-19 vaccine. COVID-19 vaccines may not be recommended …
    • Updated on September 14, 2022.
  • COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions

    … curve as cases/deaths based on when they’re reported, but include an earlier date as to when someone actually started having symptoms of COVID-19, or passed away from the disease. That … symptoms of COVID-19 AND known exposure to COVID-19 (for example, being a close contact of someone who was diagnosed with COVID-19) and no molecular or antigen test was performed COVID-19 … that we know where a person went to get vaccinated and their primary address. Knowing where someone went to get vaccinated can help us determine how to best distribute doses. Vaccine …
    • Updated on January 26, 2023.
  • COVID-19: K-12 School Testing Program

    … current teachers and staff with COVID-19 symptoms or those who have been in close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 (diagnostic testing) Routine screening testing is no … COVID-19 test results to inform certain public health decisions, such as determining if someone has COVID-19 for the purposes of returning to school. For more information on at-home … COVID-19 test results to inform certain public health decisions, such as determining if someone has COVID-19 for the purposes of returning to school. For more information on at-home …
    • Updated on October 20, 2022.
  • Wisconsin Emergency Assistance Volunteer Registry (WEAVR): Frequently Asked Questions

    … more efficient and timely. In short, volunteers can be deployed faster. How do I contact someone if I have questions? If you'd like more information about WEAVR, email  the Division of …
    • Updated on June 16, 2022.
  • Vital Records: In-Person Research

    … in the search area. They must be always kept behind the genealogy counter. Will there be someone to help me with my search? Staff members are available to answer questions and give you a …
    • Updated on July 22, 2022.
  • WISH Query: Injury-Related Mortality - 1999 and Later

    … inclusive of all manners): Unintentional fall-related TBI Unintentional struck by or against someone or something TBI Unintentional motor vehicle-related TBI Assault-related TBI …
    • Updated on December 08, 2022.
  • COVID-19: Wisconsin Exposure Notification App Privacy Policy

    … are taken for an appropriate amount of time based on the exposure date. It is possible that someone who receives an exposure notice could guess the identity of the COVID-19 positive …
    • Updated on January 13, 2023.
  • National Core Indicators Project in Wisconsin: FAQs

    … of attorney may refuse to take the survey. Staff members can't refuse to take the survey for someone else due to a conflict of interest. Can a proxy, like family or staff, help with the …
    • Updated on March 28, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Self-Testing

    … you have symptoms and have access to a self-test, use it immediately. If you were exposed to someone with COVID-19, use a self-test at least five full days after your last exposure. If you …
    • Updated on March 27, 2023.
  • Using Health IT to Improve the Health Care Experience

    … monitor their health. Over a third have downloaded or shared their health information with someone else, such as a provider or caregiver. Save time and get the information you need when … health. Over a third of individuals have downloaded or shared their health information with someone else , such as a provider or caregiver, in the past year. The outcome of empowering …
    • Updated on March 13, 2023.
  • Zika Virus Response

    … to locations with active Zika virus transmission or in people who had sexual contact with someone who traveled to a location with active Zika virus transmission. Wisconsin is populated by …
    • Updated on September 27, 2022.
  • HIV: FAQs About Testing, Disclosure, and Significant Exposure in Health Care Settings

    … or due to a court order. If a positive HIV test is already documented in the medical record of someone who caused a significant exposure, can a provider disclose that information to the person …
    • Updated on July 21, 2022.
  • Lead-Safe Wisconsin: Lead Paint Test Kits

    … asks you to use a test kit to find out if lead-safe work practices are needed, consider hiring someone else. A contractor who is following the rules on lead-safe renovation won’t rely on …
    • Updated on November 22, 2022.
  • HIPAA: Protecting Your Health Information FAQ

    … or complaint that is reasonably related to the reason for claiming compensation. I have someone who is working on my behalf to help pay my medical bills. Can a hospital billing …
    • Updated on December 22, 2022.
  • COVID-19: Diagnosed

    … if you are up to date with your COVID-19 vaccines or if you haven’t had close contact with someone with COVID-19. You should also get tested for COVID-19 as soon as possible if you have …
    • Updated on August 24, 2022.
  • Healthy Swimming

    … we can help prevent others from becoming sick! If you have an accident in the pool or see someone have an accident, tell a lifeguard or staff member right away so that the pool can be …
    • Updated on June 15, 2022.
  • STD: Information for Health Care Professionals

    … DPH and local health departments to follow-up on STDs which are reportable. This may mean someone may contact both health care professionals and patients about the status of the patient. …
    • Updated on February 17, 2023.
Last revised April 1, 2023