Wisconsin DHS Media Briefing on COVID-19 for June 11
On June 11, 2020, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services along with other state officials held a media briefing on COVID-19. Gov. Evers announced a $675,526 FEMA grant providing crisis counseling services to people experiencing anxiety and stress as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and $40 million in financial assistance to hospitals to help with COVID-19 losses.
Today’s speakers include:
- Governor Tony Evers
- Secretary-designee Andrea Palm, Wisconsin Department of Health Services
- Dr. Ryan Westergaard, Chief Medical Officer of the Bureau of Communicable Diseases
- Ryan Nilsestuen, Chief Legal Counsel, Office of the Governor