PBS NewsHour

Why is the U.S. struggling to test everyone who needs it?

Clip: 07/08/2020 | 5m 38s Video has closed captioning.

Since the earliest days of the coronavirus pandemic, public health experts have emphasized that having an efficient system for wide-scale testing was key to bringing the COVID-19 outbreak under control. But in reality, virus testing in the United States has consistently missed the mark. William Brangham talks to Dr. Jennifer Nuzzo, an epidemiologist at Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security.

Aired: 07/08/20

Rating: NR

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