Covid-19 Data Reporting System Gets Off to Rocky Start – The Wall Street Journal

Secret indications, such as estimates of the part of inpatient beds inhabited by Covid-19 patients, are lagging by a week or more, making it harder for residents and local authorities to get a manage on how the pandemic is advancing and for firms to designate supplies …

Public release of hospital data about the coronavirus pandemic has slowed to a crawl, one month after the federal government purchased states to report it directly to the Department of Health and Person Providers and bypass the Centers for Illness Control and Prevention.