MDHHS announces holiday data schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 23, 2020
Contact: Lynn Sutfin, 517-241-2112

LANSING, Mich. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced today it will not be publishing data updates on the Michigan.gov/Coronavirus website on Thursday, Dec. 24, Friday, Dec. 25, Thursday, Dec. 31 or Friday, Jan. 1, 2021.

“We wanted to give MDHHS staff some time off during the holidays,” said Robert Gordon, MDHHS director. “They have shown incredible dedication this year and deserve a chance to rest and celebrate with their families.”

Data will post on Saturday, Dec. 26, Monday, Dec. 28, Saturday, Jan. 2 and Monday, Jan. 4. In addition to total numbers, MDHHS will calculate and post daily averages across the preceding three days.

Information around this outbreak is changing rapidly. The latest information is available at Michigan.gov/Coronavirus and CDC.gov/Coronavirus.  

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