A new study from Duquesne University says a county’s levels of both racial and socioeconomic segregation are predictors of its COVID-19 mortality rate.
A coronavirus strike team is in the Lehigh Valley to help ramp up testing. Symptoms or not, anyone is invited to get a test.
Getting a COVID test could be a challenge over the holidays. Some patients report waiting several hours for a test. And some pharmacies may not be willing to give a test to people who aren’t showing symptoms.
The state’s so-called COVID testing “strike team” that descended on Northampton County last week has moved on. The initiative provides services in areas with surging coronavirus cases.
Hundreds waited in line Wednesday in Northampton County for the first day of free COVID-19 testing at a new pop-up site deployed by the state.