Here And There with Dave Marash

Even accurate numbers can only tell the outlines of a story, but when it comes to facts and figures about healthcare workers in America sickened or killed by Covid-19, the numbers are inconsistent and often incomplete.  Investigative reporter Nina Martin of Pro Publica dug deeper to see the truth behind the statistical confusion and found other amateur detectives on the same quest. The casualty count is more reliable for nursing home residents and staff, but only because Congress passed a law demanding an accurate record. 

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