|News Source||Latest COVID-19 Surge Highlights Need for California to Modernize Surveillance Systems for the Future|
|Written by||Leigh Anderson, President of Performance Services at Premier Inc.|
It’s heartbreaking and frustrating to watch as parts of California again close down because of a resurgent coronavirus. In the past four months, COVID-19 has crashed economies and disrupted health care systems. It has filled some hospitals, emptied public spaces and, regrettably, taken more than 130,000 American lives. Our nation and America’s largest state is returning to work – but the virus isn’t cooperating. The challenge we face is becoming crystal clear: How does California stay re-opened and do so in a manner that ensures safe communities?