ThedaCare resumes services with phased-in approach

Coronavirus

NEENAH, Wis, (WFRV) – ThedaCare has announced that it will begin to reopen its services slowly in a phased-in approach.

ThedaCare shares that many of its services were deferred due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but will now start to be open them up again through a slow phased-in approach.

The medical center says the phases will be prioritized by patient needs and risks starting with all essential surgeries, then followed by primary care and other specialties and diagnostics.

Thedacare notes that virtual services will be available for the community.

In an interview with Local 5, the President and CEO of ThedaCare Dr. Imran Andrabi said, “In the last two and a half weeks we’ve done about a thousand surgical procedures already which have gone really well and I’m really happy with the fact that we really have had no issues with safety or quality, which is a positive thing for us and for the people in the community.”

WISCONSIN CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE

WFRV COVID-19 Coverage | Confirmed cases in Wisconsin
Tracking coronavirus | Local health experts talk coronavirus
Stimulus check calculator| Local businesses hiring during outbreak

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Coronavirus News

More Coronavirus

Trending Stories

Your Local Election HQ

More Election

Local Sports

High School Sports Xtra: Local 5 Top 5 Plays, Xavier girls tennis Team of the Week

High School Sports Xtra: Howards Grove's Damrow focused on big goals

High School Sports Xtra: West De Pere wins Game of the Week, volleyball and soccer sectionals set

Xtra Point High School Football: West De Pere gets first win, Kaukauna blasts D.C. Everest & more

Green Bay Nation 10/21: What happened to the Packers offense?

Green Bay Nation 10/21: GBN Gang Pick 'EM