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COVID-19 symptom incidence among hospital employees for early alert surveillance of hospital admissions

Peer-Reviewed Publication

JAMA Network

What The Study Did: This study examined whether mandatory daily employee symptom data collection can be used as an early alert surveillance system to estimate COVID-19 hospitalizations in communities where employees live.

Authors: Steven Horng, M.D., M.MSc., of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, is the the corresponding author.

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