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Photos show how Wuhan tested 6.5 million people for the coronavirus in 9 days, while the US has only tested 14 million people in 4 months

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

On May 11, the Chinese city of Wuhan ordered all 11 million of its residents to be tested for the novel coronavirus.
The citywide testing campaign began after six new cases emerged in the city, ending Wuhan's 35-day streak of no new reported infections.
Two weeks in, they've reported that 6.5 million people have been tested. By comparison, the US has only tested a total of 14 million people in 4 months.
Thousands of medical doctors have been mobilized and makeshift sites have been built to test communities as quickly as possible. These photos reveal how they're making it happen.
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