With Phase One of the reopening of the economy starting tomorrow, the Lamont administration used Tuesday’s briefing to discuss related details with former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb and Dr. Ezekiel Emanual, vice provost for Global Initiatives and Dept. of Medical Ethics & Health Policy Chair at the University of Pennsylvania.

A number of hospitals and healthcare providers around Connecticut are now offering COVID-19 testing without a doctor’s order. Check 211 for the list here.

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Here’s the link to our page with the IHME chart, which is updated daily. (You will need to selected “Connecticut” from the pulldown.)

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