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  • COVID-19: Racial and Ethnic Disparities

    … 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 …
    • Updated on March 13, 2023.
  • LTCFS Instructions Module 8: Communication and Cognition

    … This includes, but is not limited to, a person physically or cognitively unable to tell someone they are hungry, thirsty, in pain or discomfort, or need to use the bathroom (e.g., a … you parked your car or left your keys. Being unable to recall the specific calendar date or someone else’s telephone number or address. Occasionally forgetting appointments. Occasionally …
    • Updated on October 20, 2021.
  • Minority Health: April 2021 was Minority Health Month

    … me everyday is being that point person for them—a person that is there to help them and someone who instills a sense of hope in their lives. I chose that focus on public health to … many wonderful people I have come to know. Through love, faith, and life I am who I am because someone made a difference in my life. What inspired you to do the work that you do? I was … them and work with them to lead them to the changes. Remember that you don’t know where someone is coming from and their challenges and their perspectives—learn about them, don’t judge …
    • Updated on April 07, 2022.
  • CLTS FS Instructions Module 10 - Functional Eligibility Results

    … are the same following this initial review, they should conduct an internal review with someone else from the same agency. If the results are still in question, the screener should …
    • Updated on February 02, 2022.
  • Assisted Living: Insulin and Injectable Medications Management

    … know: Who can give injections? What training is needed to give injections? How do you monitor someone getting an injection? How are injectable medications given and stored? Check out the FAQs …
    • Updated on January 13, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Businesses, Employers, and Workers

    … facilities U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s List N disinfectant When can someone recovering from COVID-19 return to work? Employees who test positive for COVID-19 or has …
    • Updated on February 16, 2023.
  • Nurse Aide Program: FAQs about the Nurse Aide Registry

    … eligibility is expiring within the next 90 days. As a nurse aide, you cannot request a waiver. Someone at the licensed facility, such as human resource personnel, must submit the request. If …
    • Updated on March 09, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Vaccine Partner and Vaccinator Resources

    … outreach, and hosting the clinic. Homebound individuals If you or a partner have identified someone who needs help accessing COVID-19 vaccines at home, contact your local or tribal health …
    • Updated on March 16, 2023.
  • Past Outbreaks in Wisconsin

    … There are a number of ways you can get an adenovirus: Breathing in adenovirus from the air : someone with the virus coughs or sneezes and the virus gets into the air. It is then breathed in by someone around them. Having direct contact with someone who has an adenovirus : touching or shaking hands with someone who has the virus on their …
    • Updated on October 01, 2022.
  • LTCFS Instructions Module 1: Overview of the Long Term Care Functional Screen (LTCFS)

    … a nurse or other health care professional familiar with the person. When unsure about whether someone meets the level of care, screeners should consult with their agency’s screen liaison, who … information from multiple sources. A good source of information, in addition to the person, is someone who does a lot of direct care for the person and with whom the person has a positive …
    • Updated on October 20, 2021.
  • COVID-19: Wisconsin Summary Data

    … 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 …
    • Updated on September 16, 2022.
  • ForwardHealth: MyACCESS Mobile App FAQs

    … about your benefits. Social Security number or case PIN. How do I create an ACCESS account for someone I’m helping to use the app? The account must be set up using the information of the …
    • Updated on July 01, 2022.
  • TB Diagnosis and Treatment (For Clinicians)

    … of infection, risks for disease progression, and symptoms. People who had close contact with someone with infectious TB or who were born, lived, or traveled extensively in a TB endemic …
    • Updated on February 08, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Post-COVID Conditions

    … with post-COVID conditions have previously tested positive for COVID-19. It is possible for someone to develop a post-COVID condition even if they had a mild or asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 …
    • Updated on July 26, 2022.
  • Adult Protective Services: Helplines for Elder Adults at Risk

    … and self-neglect. Call your county helpline or the Wisconsin Elder Abuse Hotline to talk to someone about suspected abuse of an elder (age 60 and over). To report abuse of an adult age 18 …
    • Updated on October 12, 2022.
  • LTCFS Instructions Module 4: Diagnoses

    … with written documentation from the person’s health care provider(s). People commonly say someone has "Alzheimer's," “anxiety,” "depression," or “attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder” …
    • Updated on October 20, 2021.
  • Adult Protective Services: Helplines for Adults at Risk (Ages 18 to 59)

    … abuse, neglect, financial exploitation, and self-neglect. Call your county helpline to talk to someone about suspected abuse of an adult at risk (age 18 to 59). To report abuse of an elder …
    • Updated on November 22, 2022.
  • Environmental Public Health Tracking: Birth Defects Data

    … birth defects. Other women have a higher chance of having a baby with a birth defect because someone in their family had a similar birth defect. Women who want to learn more about their risk …
    • Updated on October 03, 2022.
  • Diabetes

    … ongoing process of facilitating the knowledge, skills, and ability necessary for self-care for someone with diabetes. The Chronic Disease Prevention Program supports improved access and …
    • Updated on February 22, 2023.
  • COVID-19: General Guidance for Vaccinators

    … ensure the proper temperature control for the vaccine. Vaccinators are expected to: Designate someone to answer the phone at the number provided to DHS. This person must be available to pick … have been stolen, fraudulently reproduced, and illegally sold to reflect full vaccination for someone who has not received a COVID-19 vaccine. There have also been reported incidents of …
    • Updated on February 23, 2023.
Last revised March 20, 2023