CMS has updated its 17 page data sheet on characteristics of COVID patients in Medicare.
See PDF here:
Webpage for project, here:
So far, 700,000 Medicare patients have been severe enough to hospitalize, of which 18% expired (126,000):
For inpatients, about half had less than 8 day stay, about half, longer than that. 1 in 3 admitted patients, 30% ,were 11 days or longer. As shown above, only 36% were discharged to home.
Prior blog here: