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NH Received at Least $2.24 Million Per COVID19 Hospitalization – Where’d it All Go?

Last week we shared some data from Kaiser Health. In it, they reported how much states had received per COVID19 case (as of Mid-April). New Hampshire was pegged at 200,000 per incidence. But that struck me as the wrong way to look at it. The grave concern was hospitalizations, so what was the cost for …

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To treat or not to treat

To Treat or Not to Treat That is the Question

Healthcare professionals confront the question of whether to treat or not to treat daily. We are just coming out of the completely specious shutdown of our state. Implicit in a pandemic is the decision of to treat or not to treat. So who will make that decision?

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Data Point – CDC estimate of COVID-19 / Coronavirus Fatality Rate

But that’s not even the most important part of their latest estimates. It’s the CDC’s new “best estimate” for the case fatality rate amongst symptomatic patients.But, before I got to that, I should note that back in March, the World Health Organization (WHO) estimated a 3.4 percent fatality rate and Dr. Anthony Fauci estimated that the fatality rate of …

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