View COVID-19 Resources

Commentary

States Raise Concerns About Moving Critical COVID-19 Reporting Data from CDC to HHS

This commentary discusses the recent decision to shift daily COVID-19 data reporting from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to the Department of Health and Human Services, and subsequent warnings about the move from state officials on the pandemic’s front lines.

The change that shifts data reporting from the CDC’s National Healthcare Safety Network—the most widely used hospital infection tracking system in the United States—affects data transparency and potentially its use.

SIGN-UP

FOR OUR NEWSLETTER

Sign up to receive short email alerts about new resources.