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Update on the site

[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] You will notice some changes to the Arkansascovid.com home page today. This is the beta run of the new automation tools created by the School of Journalism and Strategic Media…

Contact Tracing Update

Speed read: 1,352 cases assigned (29% of the week’s cases) 68% of the 29% assigned were interviewed 66.1% interviewed within 24 hours of case receipt 1,969 contacts generated (avg of 2.1/case) 88%…

UAMS Models: July 21 Update

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Statement from WRMC on National Guard assistance

Statement from Birch Wright 7.20.20 July 20, 2020 STATEMENT FROM: Birch G. Wright, MPA Chief Operating Officer and Administrator, Washington Regional Medical System Northwest Arkansas is in the midst of a prolonged…

Week over week data: July 12-18

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What death data is telling us

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ABOUT ARKANSAS COVID


The University of Arkansas School of Journalism and Strategic Media operates this site as an independent source of news and as a community service for Arkansas residents. Students produce the content here under the supervision of Rob Wells, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Journalism. The data presented here is collected at roughly the same time each day from the Arkansas Department of Health website.

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