Wood County, Wisconsin

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Wood County COVID-19 Updates

Visit our information hub for a listing of all COVID-19 resources available from Wood County.
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Health Alerts


5/20/2022
Wood County is experiencing HIGH COVID-19 Community Levels. Everyone should wear a well-fitting mask in public indoor spaces. Always be sure that you are up to date on your vaccinations, get tested if ...
5/20/2022
Wood County COVID-19 Community Level is now MEDIUM. This means that actions we take today can help prevent the spread and protect from severe illness.   When we are at a medium COVID-19 Community ...
4/28/2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 4/28/22 CONTACT: Susan Smith, Wood County Health Department Director/Health Officer (715) 421-8911 Health Department Prioritizes Follow-up Procedure for Those with COVID-19 Wisconsin ...

What's Happening


5/5/2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
4/1/22
CONTACT: Susan Smith, Wood County Health Department Director/Health Officer
(715) 421-8911
2nd COVID-19 Booster Available to Ages 50+
Wisconsin Rapids, WI – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a second Pfizer or Moderna booster ...
2/2/2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2/2/22 CONTACT: Susan Kunferman, Wood County Health Department Director/Health Officer (715) 421-8911 Free N95 Masks Available to the Public  Wisconsin Rapids, WI – ...
1/10/2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1/10/22 CONTACT: Susan Kunferman, Wood County Health Department Director/Health Officer (715) 421-8911 Wood County Continues in Crisis Mode, High COVID-19 Numbers  Wisconsin ...