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Corona Virus Information 

By Mary Ellen Benzik, MD
Medical Director

 January 31, 2020

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, some causing illness in people and others among animals. 2019-nCoV is a new coronavirus that can cause mild to severe illness. iCare wants providers to be informed so you can help your patients make smart choices. Below find links that answer questions like:

  • What is 2019-nCoV?
  • What are the signs and symptoms?
  • How does it spread?
  • Who is most at risk?
  • How can I protect myself?

More information is available in this article from the Milwaukee Health Department.

iCare cares about provider education

There are also a variety of resources, including :

  • Interim Guidance for Health Care
  • Preparedness Checklists
  • Many more. 

More information is available in the article from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

iCare wants to help you stay abreast of the latest recommendations in this emerging situation. 


Last Updated 1/31/20


Mary Ellen Benzik, MD

Dr. Benzik is the iCare Medical Director. 

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