. CDC under scrutiny after struggling to report Covid race, ethnicity data « JO LEE MAGAZINE

Politico – The Department of Health and Human Services’ watchdog is examining how the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention can improve the accuracy of its data on Covid-19’s toll by race and ethnicity, according to two senior administration officials with direct knowledge of the investigation.

The HHS inspector general has interviewed several officials who deal with Covid-19 data over the past week and plans to continue meeting with the agency over the coming days, those sources said. Those initial conversations suggest the inspector general is focused on finding ways to get a more complete picture.

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