NPR: COVID-19 Hospital Data System That Bypasses CDC Plagued By Delays, Inaccuracies

NPR: COVID-19 Hospital Data System That Bypasses CDC Plagued By Delays, Inaccuracies. “Earlier this month, when the Trump administration told hospitals to send crucial data about coronavirus cases and intensive care capacity to a new online system, it promised the change would be worth it. The data would be more complete and transparent and an improvement over the old platform run by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, administration officials said. Instead, the public data hub created under the new system is updated erratically and is rife with inconsistencies and errors, data analysts say.”

Leave a Reply