Antigen Testing Update

I had an enlightening conversation with Dr. Jennifer Dillaha about antigen tests today. Here were the main topics: When will the state start reporting antigen test numbers? Is the state contact tracing current positive antigen tests? When should someone get an antigen...

What’s up with the dashboard data? Explained

No, you’re not crazy and you’re not doing the math wrong. The ADH dashboard went a bit wonky on Saturday. ADH is doing some database cleaning this weekend that will result in big changes to our overall numbers and to certain counties in particular. Dr....

Update on testing turnaround times

Average time from sample taken to notification of results (to the patient) June: 6.3 days July: 3.9 days August: 1.8 days June July August Overall Average 6.3 3.9 1.8 Clinic 4.4 3.9 Event 15 3.7 Hospital 2.7 3.8 Health Units 10.5 4.6 Pharmacy 2.1 ARCare 8.1 Baptist...

UAMS Forecast: July 30

Read full report here The UAMS College of Public Health released its updated forecast on Tuesday, extending out to Aug. 15. All projections are based on Arkansas Department of Health data as of July 30. In a nutshell: There are no long-term projections in this update...