10.21.20

Outpatient Visits Rebound for Most Specialties to Pre-COVID Levels

Source: Medscape

After taking a nosedive during the initial wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, then rising and plateauing, weekly outpatient visits in the United States have rebounded and now slightly exceed levels seen in late February, according to new data, Medscape reports.

Overall visits plunged by almost 60% at the low point in late March and did not start recovering until late June, when visits were still off by 10%. Visits began to rise again — by 2% over the March 1 baseline — around Labor Day.

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