Levine: New count of COVID-19 fatalities will yield more accurate county tally

BY: - May 18, 2020

A new system of counting COVID-19 fatalities will yield “as near to real time data,” as possible on people statewide who are succumbing to the disease, Pennsylvania’s top public health official said Monday. Facing significant pushback over ongoing gaps in county and state fatality counts, the state’s Electronic Death Reporting System will count COVID-19 fatalities […]