Tomah Health now requiring masks after rise in respiratory illness

TOMAH, Wis. (WKBT) — Due to the uptick in flu, COVID-19, and cases of RSV, Tomah Health reinstated its mask requirement.

However, the policy will not impact how many visitors are allowed at Tomah Health locations.

Employees are urging people to practice the basics, like social distancing, staying home when sick, and washing hands often.

They say following these recommendations will ease pressure on hospital staff.