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A Surge in South Dakota

A Surge in South Dakota

Dr Tom Dean, a Rural Family Practitioner in South Dakota, talks to CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta–South Dakota has had one of the worst spikes of Covid-19 cases in the country, with the positivity rate now climbing above 50%. Podcast (16 minutes)
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Team Effort: Stop the COVID Spread!

Team Effort: Stop the COVID Spread!

(Video) Slowing the rapid spread of COVID-19 in Wisconsin has to be a team effort. Adrian Amos, Kenny Clark, and Marquez Valdes-Scantling of the Green Bay Packers are asking Wisconsin residents to do their part in this latest public education message from the Stop the COVID Spread! coalition. Let's do this, Wisconsin!
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Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers, and Milwaukee Bucks  Join Stop the COVID Spread! Coalition Efforts

Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers, and Milwaukee Bucks Join Stop the COVID Spread! Coalition Efforts

Madison, WI -- ​All three of Wisconsin’s major professional sports teams are getting involved in a new coalition effort to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Today, the “Stop the COVID Spread!” coalition released its second public education announcement on broadcast TV and digital platforms statewide, featuring three players from the Green Bay Packers. The Milwaukee Brewers and Milwaukee Bucks are also joining the “Stop the COVID Spread!” coalition as it expands its efforts.
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Rural hospitals impacted as COVID-19 cases soar nationwide

Rural hospitals impacted as COVID-19 cases soar nationwide

(CBS News) Coronavirus hospitalizations are rising in 37 states, and rural hospitals are feeling the brunt of the fall surge. Upland Hills Health in Dodgeville, Wisconsin, has just three ICU beds total. Doctors say for the first time, they're unable to transfer patients to larger hospitals.
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COVID-19 Patients Swamp Rural Hospitals

COVID-19 Patients Swamp Rural Hospitals

The nation’s pandemic hotspots have shifted to rural communities, overwhelming small hospitals that are running out of beds or lack the intensive care units for more than one or two seriously ill patients.
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Former WI Governor Tommy Thompson Speaks Up to "Stop the Spread" (Video)

Former WI Governor Tommy Thompson Speaks Up to "Stop the Spread" (Video)

Wisconsin is facing a COVID-19 crisis, and we all need to work together to help get it under control. Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative (RWHC) is proud to be one of the more than 30 organizations that have joined in an effort aimed at combating the growing public health crisis in the Badger State. Today, the coalition launched a public service announcement featuring former Wisconsin Governor, United States Secretary of Health and Human Services, and current University of Wisconsin System President Tommy Thompson.
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