Updates from WIHD: COVID 19

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Updates from WIHD: COVID 192020-05-05T15:43:14-04:00

WIHD COVID-19 Updates

WIHD is currently open, providing telehealth clinical services for vulnerable individuals and their families. Please contact the specific program directly for more information.

As news about the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve please know the safety, security and well-being of our clients and staff remain our primary concern. WIHD has been closely monitoring the Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control for updates and guidance. While navigating this unprecedented situation, we remain committed to our mission of providing services to those who rely on us for their care.

On this page, we will feature all updates from WIHD. Please check back here for frequent updates about our status.

For external resources we’ve compiled about COVID-19, please visit: https://www.wihd.org/external-resources-covid-19/

Last updated: May 5, 2020

WIHD’s President & CEO, Dr. Susan Fox, provides the WIHD community with an update on how WIHD is adapting to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic.

To read her letter to the community, please click here or visit https://conta.cc/3aq5WLB.

Date: March 27, 2020

WIHD’s Medical Director, Dr. Elsa Escalera, provides an update on how WIHD’s medical services are adapting to the  COVID-19 pandemic.

To read the letter, provided in both English and Spanish, please click here or visit https://bit.ly/2W6XIn0.

Date: March 10, 2020

*Please note, at the time of this letter, Dr. Escalera was our incoming Medical Director, with Dr. Richard Kessler being the current medical director. On Monday, March 16th, Dr. Escalera became Medical Director of WIHD.

As we weather this storm together, we at WIHD hope you and your loved ones remain well. Through these unprecedented times, WIHD continues to serve the community taking on the new challenges the COVID-19 pandemic  presents every day. Please consider making a donation so we can continue our mission to create better futures for people with disabilities, for vulnerable children and for their families and caregivers.

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