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UW economist explains state of Wisconsin economy during COVID-19 pandemic

CROWE director said Wisconsin unemployment rate has reached 19% overall

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Amidst COVID-19 anxieties, hospitals should not add upon US citizens’ burdens

Wisconsin hospitals must consider current economic recession, high unemployment rate before suing patients over medical debt

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UW-Madison Campus

UW Researchers provide zip code data for COVID-19 susceptibility

Data is given to local public health officials to help decide personal protective equipment allocation

State of Wisconsin

Farmworkers are at increased risk for coronavirus

Many migrant farmworkers face additional challenges due to deportation fears

State of Wisconsin

Third person in Wisconsin tests positive for COVID-19 coronavirus

State officials announced precautionary measures after second Dane County resident tests positive for coronavirus

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FDA’s shortcomings in face of opioid epidemic have state-wide consequences

New study reveals gross negligence by FDA to properly regulate circulation of opioids, safety practices of opioid companies

Features

Policy & Payments

As the healthcare debate rages on, college students struggle to navigate law while budgeting for a broken system

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UW nurse unionization faces dire health care implications

As unions in healthcare industry are on the rise, nurses must remain vigilant against harmful business practices within nurse unions.

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Street medicine provides accessible healthcare for the most vulnerable populations

Urban homeless populations struggle to access adequate healthcare, but expansion of healthcare programs show promise

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Telehealth could be the future of mental healthcare for students

Rural school's choice to invest in telehealth sets positive example for other schools

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