Update for today includes:

  • UW Medicine COVID-19 Activity Summary.
  • Local, National and Global Epidemiology.
  • Employee Antibody Testing Ends August 31.
  • New Policies Roundup.

Discussion will include current COVID-19 numbers, steps to support child care and school age education, and the rollout of new policies. Please take a moment to send us your questions in advance so we can address additional common themes.   

UW Medicine COVID-19 inpatient numbers, local to global epidemiology, research, news and the tweet of the week.

UW Medicine leadership has decided that the current work-related travel restrictions will remain in effect until further notice. 

The summer season is looking a lot different this year. I hope everyone is still able to take some time off and enjoy these sunny days while they last. If you have not already done so, now is the time to transition from “emergency” mode to something more sustainable for both your work and personal life.

Updates for today:

  • UW Medicine COVID-19 Activity
  • Local/National/Global Epidemiology
  • The Persistently Positive COVID-19 Patient
  • Eye Protection Policy Updates
  • Masking Enforcement and Exemptions

UW Medicine COVID-19 inpatient numbers, local to global epidemiology, research, news and the tweet of the week. 

UW Medicine COVID-19 inpatient numbers, local to global epidemiology, research, news and the tweet of the week.

Updates for today: 

  • UW Medicine COVID-19 activity summary
  • Local and national epidemiology
  • PPE Conservation and Mitigation
  • Eye Protection
  • Enforcement of Masking Policy
  • Updated Treatment Guidelines

UW Medicine COVID-19 inpatient numbers, local to global epidemiology, research, news and the tweet of the week. 

We are writing to address recent incidents involving visitors who have refused to wear masks in UW Medicine facilities. Given the importance of universal masking to limit the spread of COVID-19, we know how upsetting these incidents have been to our employees as well as to our patients and other visitors.