Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): Get the latest information.

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Coronavirus 2019

COVID-19 Updates & Resources

At Gundersen Health System, the safety of our patients, providers and community is our top priority. Now, more than ever, we must work together to push back against Coronavirus. COVID-19 is still here in our community, be sure to mask up, wash up and distance. Use these resources to keep you and your family safe and healthy.

If you are feeling sick, we ask that you please CALL before you come in. Start by calling your primary care provider. For after-hours questions and care, please call our Telephone Nurse Advisors at (608) 775-4454 or (800) 858-1050

During this unprecedented time, as you can imagine, our staff is fielding many calls on a variety of illnesses, including COVID-19. We greatly appreciate your patience as we work as quickly as possible to meet your needs.

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Feeling ill? Here's what to do next.

If you're feeling ill, please help us protect our patients, staff and community amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic by contacting us before you come in.

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Bring your own face coverings

Beginning the week of April 27, we request that you bring your own cloth face covering and wear it for the duration of your visit at all Gundersen locations. We cover some frequently asked questions about face coverings.

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Help reduce the spread of COVID-19

With no vaccine to prevent COVID-19, at this time, it is now more important than ever to take these steps to prevent the spread of this virus.

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Have questions about COVID-19 testing?

We have the answers to questions you may have on COIVD-19 testing.

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Gundersen eases visitor guidelines

As Gundersen Health System continues its safe, careful approach to resuming in-person procedures and appointments, new visitor guidelines reflect these changes.

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6 tips to support new parents during COVID-19

If you have a friend or family member who recently had a baby, they're likely adjusting to their new family dynamic—a transition that looks a little different for many moms and dads amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Debunking common mask myths

Not sure what to believe when it comes to wearing a mask? We're debunking common masking myths.

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The asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic spread of COVID-19

There has been a lot of news coverage about COVID-19 and asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic spread. Both groups can spread the infection.

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Improving your mental well-being

Evidence suggests there are five steps we can all take to improve our mental well-being. If you approach these steps with an open mind and genuinely give them a try, the results can be life-changing.

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How do I know if I have allergies or COVID-19?

When you wake up feeling a little under the weather, it can be easy to start imagining the worst. Even more so with a pandemic raging around the country. Is the tickle in your throat COVID-19? Maybe just seasonal allergies? Rather than let your mind race, use the tips below to help differentiate the two illnesses.

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Frequently asked questions

Get the basics on what coronavirus disease 2019 is.