Cases have now been identified in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands.
Disaster preparedness plans in Washington and Alabama say people with cognitive issues are a lower priority for lifesaving treatment.
The analysis estimates that over the next four months between 38,000 and 162,000 will die in the U.S., more than 1,400 in Washington state.
Continuous positive airway pressure machines (CPAPs), face mask devices used as ventilator alternatives, may spread of COVID-19 by aerosolizing the virus.
Seattle and King County, Washingtion 1577 confirmed positive cases (up 218) and 109 confirmed deaths (up 6)
The CDC fumbled its communication with public health officials and underestimated the threat of the coronavirus even as it gained a foothold in the United States,
The total number of cases of COVID-19 cases in Seattle and King County, Washington has reached 1359. The number of deaths, 100.
A data dashboard goes online today that provides up-to-date information about the status of COVID-19 cases in King County.
Disability rights groups that charge a healthcare rationing strategy being considered in Washington state “places the lives of disabled people at serious risk.”
What tests are being used by health officials, how much do they really cost and what developments are there to come?
Underreporting of negative tests, could be blurring what’s actually happening across the country.