The United States needs to be taking measures to ramp up testing to 30 million tests a week by October in order to win the battle against Covid-19.
"Delays render these tests relatively useless for the purpose of pandemic response. You have to know quickly if you're positive so you can self-isolate," –@RajShah on our new #Covid19 testing plan, calling for $75bn to reach 30m tests per week. #MeetingThisMoment @Cnni
— The Rockefeller Foundation (@RockefellerFdn) July 16, 2020
“This is America, and left to its own devices, the market will take the testing capacity to those who can pay the most,” says @rajshah President @RockefellerFdn discussing the need for essential workers to have access to #covid19 testing and not just sports stars. pic.twitter.com/UjTnOJA6z0
— Julia Chatterley (@jchatterleyCNN) July 16, 2020