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  • What Is Asthma?

    … that can increase a person’s risk of developing the condition. These include: Genetics —If someone in your family has asthma or allergies, your risk of developing asthma increases. Early …
    • Updated on March 14, 2023.
  • Mpox (Monkeypox): Data

    … primarily through close intimate contact, including during sex. Like any communicable disease, someone may have a higher risk of getting sick because they belong to a social or sexual network …
    • Updated on March 23, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Wisconsin Cases

    … symptoms of COVID-19 AND known exposure to COVID-19 (for example, being a close contact of someone who was diagnosed with COVID-19). COVID-19 or SARS-CoV-2 is listed on the death … of illnesses over time and see when peaks of illnesses occur. This figure shows data by when someone’s symptoms began, also called symptom onset date. For some data, symptom onset date is … 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.
  • Health and Employment Counseling (HEC) Program - Consumer Guide

    … to continue to participate in MAPP. You may develop the employment plan on your own or with someone's assistance, such as a caseworker, benefit specialist or vocational counselor. The … For example, if you need to learn more about your chosen job goal, you may plan to meet with someone who works in a job like the one you want. Or you may need to take a class, or figure out …
    • Updated on August 21, 2018.
  • ForwardHealth: Milwaukee Enrollment Services

    … forms for BadgerCare Plus, FoodShare, and Medicaid. Customer complaint forms. Can I speak to someone in person? Yes. We have staff members on-site at our locations to help if you need it. Can I speak to someone on the phone? Yes. You can call 888-947-6583. Can I get my homeless mail? Yes. You can …
    • Updated on March 22, 2023.
  • Consumer Guide: Find a Health Care Provider or Facility

    … Brain Injury Unit Finding and Choosing a Ventilator Unit Do you need to find guardianship for someone? View the consumer guide page Finding and Choosing a Corporate Guardianship …
    • Updated on December 30, 2022.
  • Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)

    … be appropriate based on your public health or research question, email Wisconsin PRAMS and someone from the team will get back to you! …
    • Updated on January 26, 2023.
  • LGBTQ Health: Youth

    … struggling with smoking-related conditions Smokefree.gov —Government resource to help you or someone you care about quit smoking Truth Initiative —Fact sheet on tobacco use in the LGBTQ …
    • Updated on October 28, 2022.
  • Assisted Living: Psychotropic Medication Management

    … about benefits, side effects, and alternatives. Be capable of giving consent. In some cases, someone appointed by a court can give consent for a resident. Regulations Adult Day Care Center …
    • Updated on January 13, 2023.
  • Wisconsin Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS): Presentations and Data

    … be appropriate based on your public health or research question, email the PRAMS team and someone from the team will get back to you! Reports Wisconsin PRAMS 2016-2017 Surveillance …
    • Updated on November 03, 2021.
  • Texting and Emails from DHS

    …   Questions and answers Why am I getting these texts and emails? I didn’t subscribe.  You or someone in your household added this email address or cell phone number when applying for or …
    • Updated on November 01, 2022.
  • Governor Evers, DHS Announce Enhanced COVID-19 Testing Support for Schools

    … situation: Testing for individuals with symptoms or those who have been in close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 Testing for people who attend or participate in …
    • Updated on June 22, 2021.
  • Eleven Peer Recovery Centers Receive Grants to Expand Services

    … peer recovery centers is that positive recovery outcomes are more likely when people talk with someone who has firsthand recovery experience. Peer recovery centers offer alternatives to …
    • Updated on June 30, 2021.
  • Healthcare-Associated Infections: Information for Patients and Families

    … Ask your doctor about how you can quit before surgery. Don't shave before surgery. If someone tries to shave you with a razor before surgery, speak up. Don't let family and friends …
    • Updated on February 16, 2023.
  • DHS Expands Free COVID-19 Testing Program

    … If you have symptoms of COVID-19 , take a test immediately. If you have been exposed to someone with COVID-19, test five days after exposure, regardless of vaccination status. If you …
    • Updated on February 10, 2023.
  • Vibriosis (non-cholera)

    … illness will recover without needing any treatment. Antibiotics are sometimes used if someone has severe or prolonged illness. Drink plenty of liquids to prevent dehydration if you …
    • Updated on March 13, 2023.
  • COVID-19: Impacts on DHS Programs

    … exposed person to use, if possible. Plan to clean these rooms regularly. Learn how to care for someone at home . Create an emergency plan . Advise caregivers to speak with family and friends … holds weekly live call-in events, as well as archived programs all relating to caring for someone who is older or disabled. Alzheimer's Foundation of America hosts webinars that are … employer. Telework may be an option, as well as leave options. Remind them to emphasize that someone else's health is dependent on them remaining well. Prioritize emotional health and stress …
    • Updated on January 27, 2023.
  • FoodShare Employment and Training Work Requirement Partners FAQ

    … children in the home.   1. When will members find out if the new FoodShare policy applies to someone in their household? As part of the FoodShare application and renewal processes, … FSET service provider? Members can find FSET service provider contact information here . If someone in a member’s household needs to meet the work requirement, the member will receive a …
    • Updated on June 16, 2022.
  • COVID-19: K-12 Schools

    … Learning . Do students, faculty, and staff need to quarantine after close contact with someone with COVID-19? No. Quarantine is no longer recommended for people who were in close contact to someone with COVID-19 except in certain high-risk congregate settings (such as correctional …
    • Updated on February 16, 2023.
  • Telecommunication Assistance Program (TAP)

    … Since hearing loss is often not visible, people might jump to the wrong conclusion that someone is aloof, confused, not smart, or has had a personality change. Hearing Help Your … your hearing loss begins with understanding what is happening. Here is information for you or someone you know who may have trouble hearing. Technology Just about everyone with any type or …
    • Updated on March 06, 2023.
Last revised March 23, 2023