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Over 1600 COVID-19 cases never made it into Alaska’s database after a lab failed to report results for weeks – Anchorage Daily News

Daily case counts likely underestimate the true number of COVID-19 cases in the state given systemwide data backlogs, officials said Friday.

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Hundreds of positive COVID-19 test results werent reported to Alaskas health department in the past month, one of several indicators of a taxed data reporting system and a sign that climbing daily case tallies announced by the state reflect…

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