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Thursday, August 6, 2020
DHS gets $2 million to support behavioral health during COVID-19 »
August 6, Wisconsin Health News A $2 million federal grant will help support the state’s behavioral health response to t...
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
CDC COCA Call: COVID-19 & Telehealth Implementation: Stories from the Field »
During this COCA Call, presenters will discuss telehealth benefits and challenges during and after the COVID-19 pandemic....
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
HHS Renews Declaration of Public Health Emergency for COVID-19 »
APA Psychiatric News Alert Monday, July 27, 2020 Last week, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Alex Azar...
Sunday, July 26, 2020
UW medical school dean: Wisconsin must 'reverse course' on COVID-19 trends »
July 24, Wisconsin Health News Dr. Robert Golden, dean of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Heal...
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Universal Health Services starts construction on West Allis facility »
July 23, Wisconsin Health News Pennsylvania-based Universal Health Services has started construction on their West Allis...
Thursday, July 23, 2020
DHS: Suspected opioid overdoses up 117 percent »
July 23, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Health Services said Wednesday that suspected opioid overdoses are up 1...
Monday, May 18, 2020
COVID-19 and the Iceberg of Hidden Trauma »
In this ten-minute video developed for Psychiatric Times , WPA member Dr Steve Moffic addresses some of the psychologic...
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Joint Commission Statement on Removing Barriers to Mental Health Care for Clinicians , Staff »
The Joint Commission released a statement that supports "the removal of any barriers that inhibit clinicians and health ca...
Monday, May 11, 2020
Milwaukee County sees increase in mental health emergency calls »
May 8, Wisconsin Health News Milwaukee County is seeing an increase in mental health emergency calls as the COVID-19 p...
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Telehealth Update: CMS Increases Telehealth Access via Phones »
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is now allowing certain services to be provided via telephone. APA is...
Monday, May 4, 2020
Evers seeks to make Wisconsin a top state for COVID-19 testing »
Gov. Tony Evers announced a plan Monday to make Wisconsin one of the top states for COVID-19 testing per capita. ...
Monday, May 4, 2020
Settlers Bank to assist physicians and clinics with SBA/PPP applications »
April 30, Medigram, Wisconsin Medical Society Settlers Bank is a Wisconsin business focused on serving the needs of ph...
Monday, April 20, 2020
Governor Announces Badger Bounce Back Plan »
Governor Evers today announced Wisconsin's "Badger Bounce Back" plan which outlines important criteria for Wisconsin to be...
Thursday, April 16, 2020
Gov. Evers Directs DHS to Extend Wisconsin's Safer at Home Order »
Gov. Tony Evers today directed Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm to extend the...
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Teletherapy and Perinatal Mental Health Webinar Series »
Postpartum Support International (PSI) is offering a webinar series that was created as a response to the immediate need f...
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Wisconsin Legislature Passes COVID-19 Response Legislation »
The State Legislature passed, and the Governor has signed, the state's COVID-19 response package , which includes liabil...
Monday, April 13, 2020
April 19 - Special COVID-19 Edition of PsychSummit »
Special COVID-19 Edition of PsychSummit Sunday, April 19, 2020; 6:00 pm CDT This special COVID-19 edition of PsychSu...
Monday, April 13, 2020
WI Loan Assistance Program Application Period Opens May 12 »
WI Health Professions Loan Assistance Program for Psychiatrists The Wisconsin Health Professions Loan Assistance and R...
Friday, April 10, 2020
COVID-19 Volunteer Program Announced »
Governor Evers announced that the state is seeking volunteers to support Wisconsin's healthcare system during the COVID-19...
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Webinar - How the Stimulus Can Help Physicians »
As the COVID-19 crisis continues, there are wide-ranging resources available for physicians and health care professionals....
Saturday, April 4, 2020
Wisconsin Granted Federal Disaster Declaration Due to COVID-19 Pandemic »
Governor Evers announced that Wisconsin has been granted a major disaster declaration for the entire state of Wisconsin, a...
Friday, April 3, 2020
Wisconsin DHS Announces Resilient Wisconsin Initiative »
The Department of Health Services announced the creation of the Resilient Wisconsin Initiative ( website ) on Friday, whic...
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Wisconsin Emergency Order 16 Telehealth Guidance »
The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services has received numerous inquiries regarding  Emergency Ord...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
ForwardHealth Expands List of Drugs Available Through Expedited Emergency Supply »
Effective for dates of service on and after April 1, 2020, ForwardHealth, which has an expedited emergency supply policy d...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Gov Evers Announces 2nd Package of Legislative Proposals Providing COVID-19 Relief & Support »
Governor Evers today announced a second package of comprehensive legislative proposals that would provide critic...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
New Marquette Law School Poll Finds Strong Support for Coronavirus Closings »
A new Marquette Law School poll of Wisconsin registered voters finds strong support for government actions to control the...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Wisconsin LFB Published Report on State Funding in CARES Act »
Wisconsin nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau (LFB) published an analysis of the approximately $2.2 billion Wisconsin is...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Wisconsin Receives Additional PPE from Strategic National Stockpile »
Wisconsin has received its second phase of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) from the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS)...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Governor Evers Asks for Presidential Disaster Declaration »
 Governor Evers today sent a letter to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requesting that the presid...
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Governor Evers Sets Up State COVID-19 Voluntary Isolation Facilities »
Governor Evers today announced the State of Wisconsin Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) is opening two state-run voluntar...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Wisconsin Partnership Program Releases RFP for $1.5 Million in COVID-19 Grant Funding »
The Wisconsin Partnership Program released an RFP Tuesday for a new $1.5 million grant program to support projects that...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Governor Announces New Public-Private Partnership to Increase COVID-19 Laboratory Testing Capacity »
Governor Evers announced a new public-private partnership among Wisconsin industry leaders to increase Wisconsin's laborat...
Monday, March 30, 2020
Coronavirus Chronicles »
by H.Steven Moffic, MD, DLFAPA Psychiatric Times has published a variety of important pieces on the moment our socia...
Saturday, March 28, 2020
Governor Issues Order to Expedite Expansion, Enhance Efficiency of Healthcare Workforce »
Governor Evers and Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm today exercised their auth...
Friday, March 27, 2020
Governor Suspends Evictions and Foreclosures During Public Health Emergency »
Governor Evers directed the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm to temporarily or...

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