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Plunging demand for COVID-19 tests may leave US exposed – The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just five weeks ago, Los Angeles County was conducting more than 350,000 weekly coronavirus tests, including at a massive drive-thru site at Dodger…

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WASHINGTON (AP) Just five weeks ago, Los Angeles County was conducting more than 350,000 weekly coronavirus tests, including at a massive drive-thru site at Dodger Stadium, as health workers raced to contain the worst COVID-19 hotspot in the U.S.
Now, county officials say testing has nearly collapsed. More than 180 government-supported sites are operating at only a third of their capacity.
Its shocking how quickly weve gone from moving at 100 miles an hour to about 25, said Dr. Clemens Hong, who…

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