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The Epidemiology and Predictors of Outcomes Among Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in a Large Community Healthcare System in South Florida

Samuels, S., Niu, J., Sareli, C., Eckardt, P.

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Data Collection and Reporting

This study looks at data of confirmed COVID-19 patients from the Memorial Healthcare System in South Florida. Based upon the results, the team found several health outcomes contribute to hospitalization, re-admission, and death. Evidence found that people with Hispanic ethnicity are of a greater risk of a 30-day readmission from COVID-19 worsening symptoms.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

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Asian, Black or African American, Hispanic, Latino, or Latinx

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