Biden administration details new research plan on ‘long COVID’ illness

New initiative — designed to provide guidance on diagnosis, treatment and support — will be run out of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

By: - April 5, 2022 1:14 pm
nurse treating COVID patient

In this file photo, a nurse treats a patient with coronavirus in the intensive care unit at a hospital on May 1, 2020, in Leonardtown, Maryland. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.