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Catherine Sweeney

Reporter for StateImpact Oklahoma

Catherine Sweeney grew up in Muskogee, Oklahoma, and attended Oklahoma State University. She has covered local, state and federal government for outlets in Oklahoma, Colorado and Washington, D.C.

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The CDC provides laboratory test kits for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, which causes the COVID-19 disease.
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Oklahoma City-County health officials are casting doubt on the state’s coronavirus data.

OU Medicine President and CEO Chuck Spicer said the facility surpassed 100 percent of its capacity last week.
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As Oklahoma’s coronavirus case counts continue to break records, some of the state’s top medical experts are ringing alarm bells about hospital capacity.