Masking recommendations after mandate ends



COVID-19: Masking tips after mandate finishes

Dr. Jeff Pothof, of UW Wellness, talks about expiring facial area mask mandates and a rise in new COVID-19 instances.



MASS COMMAEDND ON General public TRANSPORTATIONS AND PLANES HAVE Finish. DEWE ARE JOINED BY DR. POTTER. WE CAN Contact THIS WHIPLASH WHEN IT Comes TO MANDATES AND MILWAUKEE AND NOW WHITEFISH BAY Schools Employing THE MANDATE. WHAT DO WE Have to have TO KNOW Ideal NOW IN Terms OF MASK Wearing? >> WE ARE Observing Circumstances Increase AND OUR Theory IS WITH THE Amount OF VACCINATION ANDHO T BOOSTED , Put together WITH A Number OF Men and women Not too long ago INFECDTE WITH OMICRON, WE May HAVE More than enough RESIDUAL Local community THAT EVEN However Cases ARE Heading UP THEY ARE Fewer Likely TO GET Severely Ill, TO MAKE A Run AT THE HOSPITALS AND Decrease THE Potential Other individuals TO Request TOU Methods. IF THAT IS True, NOT Possessing MASKS WOULD NOT BE A Massive DL.EA THERE WOULD BE Additional Situations BUT IF WE ARE Completely wrong AND YOU SEE AN Boost IN HOSPITALIZATIONS, WE May perhaps Wish WE Retained THESE Pointers IPLN ACE A Tiny Little bit More time. DIANA: IN Phrases OF COVID Situations, HOW Significant DO U YOEXPECT THEM TO GET? We have Seen Times More than A THSAOU Situations. >>E WWILL NOT KNOW FOR Positive. WITH THE Earlier Bacterial infections People WHO ARE Exposed WILL NOT GET SYMS.PT I Think WE WILL SEE A SPIKE BUT NOWHERE Near THE SPIKE WE Had IN JANUARY, FEBRUARY In which A Fantastic Part WAS SUSCTIE.EP BUT TO SEE A Very little Little bit OF A SPIKE THAT PLATEAUS Ahead of GRADUAYLL Falling Sometime EARLY Summer season WOULD NOT BE ALL THAT SURPRINGSI WE JUST Do not WANT TO SEE HOSPITALIZATIONS Adhere to THAT HISTORIC Craze Exactly where THEY GO UP Right after Instances GO UP. >> THE WISCONSIN DEPT OF Overall health IS NOW Doing THE CDC Community Level METRICS. IS THAT AN Easier WAY TO STAUPY TO Date? PANCAN I Assume SO. FOR MOST Persons THAT IS THE Appropriate METRIC TO Look AT. Prior to WE WOULD Glimpse AT Instances Per 100,000 Men and women AND MOST OF THE Colors Ended up Pushed BY HOW Lots of Experienced Arrive DOWN WITH COVID. THIS IS Diverse. IT Still Seems to be AT Circumstances BUT ALSO Seems AT HOW Numerous Clinic BEDS ARE STAFFED? ARE HOSPITALS Having Overwhelmed? OTHER MASS TRISCK — METRICS GO INTO HOW Effectively THE Local community CAN Handle A SURGE. FOR Those people WHO ARE NOT IMMUNOCOMPROMISED Hunting AT THAT METRICS Saying, THIS IS HOW I AM Going TO MAKE MY Final decision IS Almost certainly THE Correct Move. ANDIA: FOR THOSEF Observing, WOULD YOUUT OF O Basic safety Suggest THEMO T JUST Put on IT OR Convey IT IN Circumstance? >> THE WAY I BREAKT I DOWN AS IF YOU ARE Superior-Danger, TNGHIS COULD Change OUT Poorly. IT IS A Genuinely Excellent Thought TO Put on 1. IF YOU ARE NOT Substantial-Hazard IN YOUR VACCINATED, YOU May HAVE MIL DSYMPTOMS AND Definitely Seem AT WHA AM I Hoping TO DO? I GHMIT NOT GET Sick BUT DO I HAVE TIME TO GET Ill AT ALL? Realizing WITH CES Increasing Likely OUT IN General public UNMASKED, THERE’A S Superior Likelihood YOU ARE POEXSED AND THAT May possibly End result IN SOME Indicators TH MIGHTAT BE Undesirable FROM




COVID-19: Masking tips immediately after mandate ends

Dr. Jeff Pothof, of UW Overall health, talks about expiring experience mask mandates and a increase in new COVID-19 scenarios.