Advisory Memos on the COVID-19 Response
The Department of Health Policy in March 2020 convened a group of experts to offer guidance and curated reviews of current research and data related to the COVID-19 pandemic. These materials are intended for use by public health professionals and officials, and may be shared with attribution.
The following materials are expected to be updated as new research and data becomes available.
Posted May 20
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Published April 1 by JAMA Health Forum
Posted March 27
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NOTES: Shading indicates percentage of positive cases out of total bed capacity. Size of circle indicates number of beds at each facility (capacity). Sources: Tennessee Department of Correction Inmates COVID-19 Testing, Updated May 12, 2020; Tennessee Department of Correction Bed Space & Capacity Report, May 2020.