BELOIT, WI. (May 19, 2020) – It was an emotional family reunion today at Beloit Health System (BHS) as
a recovered COVID-19 patient was released after a 28-day stay and greeted by her family and applauded
by BHS healthcare heroes.

Takeisha Walker, 42, is a local resident and has lived in Beloit her entire life. She is a mother of two
teenage daughters, ages 17 and 14 years old and is very close with her sister, her Aunt, and her mother.
“I am humbled by the courage and compassion of our team members they are truly Health Care
Heroes,” commented Tim McKevett, President and CEO.

It is important to make sure the information you are getting about COVID-19 is coming directly from
reliable sources such as the CDC and BHS. For more information, please visit the CDC’s website at and the BHS website at, which will also include
future positive COVID-19 test results in the surrounding area, county and state.