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Almost 600 US healthcare workers have died of COVID-19 and the majority of them are people of color

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Almost 600 US healthcare workers died of COVID-19 during the pandemic, according to a new database published by the Guardian and Kaiser Health News.
According to the project, called "Lost on the Frontline," people of color make up the majority of COVID-19 deaths among healthcare workers.
The project is a comprehensive count of COVID-19 deaths in the industry, tracking factors including race and ethnicity, locations, age, and whether the workers had access to personal protective equipment.
The full, updated database is set to be fully released in the summer to offer insight into the...
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Exclusive: nearly 600 US health workers died of Covid-19 - and the toll is rising

Exclusive: nearly 600 US health workers died of Covid-19 - and the toll is rising

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

The Guardian and KHN release new figures showing the harsh toll that the pandemic is taking on the frontline health workers Nearly 600 frontline healthcare workers have died of Covid-19, according to Lost on the Frontline, a project launched by the Guardian and Kaiser Health News that aims to count, verify and memorialize and every healthcare worker who dies during the pandemic.
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