https://mv-voice.com/square/print/2020/08/05/going-down-maybe-not-state-reports-technical-glitch-led-to-covid-19-undercount


Town Square

Going down? Maybe not. State reports technical glitch led to COVID-19 undercount

Original post made on Aug 6, 2020

California's daily count of COVID-19 cases appears to be falling, but that may be due to underreporting caused by technical issues, state health officials said Tuesday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 12:54 PM

Comments

Posted by Steven Goldstein
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Aug 6, 2020 at 5:58 pm

Steven Goldstein is a registered user.

WOW,

You figure? The fact is that NO ONE wants to track the truth.

The fact is that if we got the accurate numbers by sampling the population and not selective testing, we would get a much better picture.

But that would require doing about 20,000 tests a day and getting the results within 24 hours calculated, AND contact tracing done on the positive tests at that time.

So far we can't do it? WHY?