One of the hot topics concerning the COVID-19 crisis in the U.S. is that many experts feel that testing for the virus started too late and too few patients are getting tested. Testing important to guide treatment and make efficient use of stressed healthcare resources. It is also essential for epidemiologists to get a handle on how rapidly the disease is spreading, what portion of the population is infected, and what the rates of acute illness and death are. More help may be on the way.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://healthtechinsider.com/2020/03/25/home-test-for-covid-19-on-the-way/