CMS Posts Updated COVID-19 County Positivity Data: July 21 – August 3, 2021

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP 
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

Yesterday, I posted a blog with a similar title however the CMS data that I found at that time was July 14 – July 27th.  Puzzled as to why this time period, I checked again much later in the day.  I found the most recent data I expected to see and figured out that CMS is now updating the file on Fridays, using the end date of Tuesday that week and posting on Monday – later in the day on Monday. 

Here is the data for July 21 – August 3, 2021.  

Note the archived data at the bottom of the Excel spreadsheet: