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Soaring COVID-19 cases leave contact tracing numbers far behind With no...

As coronavirus infections continue to skyrocket in Wisconsin, the state’s contact tracing efforts have fallen further and further behind. Between local and state contact-tracing teams,...

State prepares for first round of COVID-19 vaccines by early next...

If all goes well, a vaccine to protect against COVID-19 and the coronavirus could reach Wisconsin in late December or early next year, but...

AARP report says nursing homes need more resources, scrutiny in pandemic...

COVID-19 cases rose sharply in Wisconsin nursing homes for both residents and staff members in October, and supplies of personal protective equipment (PPE) are...

Hospital, nursing home staff shortages create healthcare bottleneck DHS focuses on...

Faced with staff shortages in hospitals, nursing homes and other long-term care facilities during  the COVID-19 pandemic, state health officials and hospital administrators are...

Biden wants mask mandates nationwide: ‘We can save tens of thousands...

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden’s coronavirus response plan seeks to put a national mask mandate in place by calling on all governors to require...

As Court debates ACA future, Wisconsin advocates reiterate why it’s needed...

As arguments wound up Tuesday morning in the U.S. Supreme Court on a lawsuit that could wipe out the Affordable Care Act, Gov. Tony...

The Supreme Court could strike down Obamacare. Here’s what’s at stake.

WASHINGTON—The fate of the sweeping 2010 health care law known as Obamacare is again in limbo, with the Supreme Court on Tuesday set to...

As pandemic rages, Republicans’ Supreme Court argument on healthcare system  is...

Today the nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Texas v. California, the Trump-Republican lawsuit to overturn the Affordable...

Future of healthcare law goes on the docket As the ACA...

A week after Election Day, the most sweeping policy initiative during President Barack Obama’s eight years in office will face a consequential test. On Tuesday,...

Healthcare workers see a personal stake in the 2020 election How...

At the intersection of healthcare and worker rights, Kate Walton has been spending virtually every free waking hour phone-banking for the 2020 election —...
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