Pallone Directs GAO To Investigate HHS Hospital Data Collection Switch

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / August 19, 2020 at 6:27 PM
House Energy & Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), along with two colleagues, asked the Government Accountability Office to investigate why HHS decided to have hospitals stop reporting COVID-19 cases through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s portal. In a letter on Wednesday (Aug. 19) , Health Subcommittee Chair Anna Eshoo (D-CA), Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Pallone ask the GAO to determine the timeline, effect on the pandemic response and data quality control measures since...

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