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CDC Will Again Post COVID-19 Hospitalization Data

July 17, 2020 — In a quick policy reversal, the Trump administration on Thursday told the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to once again post data about COVID-19 hospitalizations on its website. Earlier in the week, the Department…

White House Bypasses CDC on COVID-19 Data

Staffing shortages While hospital beds are easily converted for ICU use, the more difficult challenge is having enough advanced practice nurses who are qualified to care for such patients and equipment such as ventilators, hospital experts told the…

CDC Updates COVID-19 Risk Factors

Jay Butler, MD, deputy director of infectious diseases, COVID-19 incident response incident manager, CDC, Atlanta. Robert Redfield, MD, director, CDC, Atlanta. News briefing, CDC, June 25, 2020. CDC, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: “Characteristics of Women of Reproductive Age with…