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Toolie92

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At this point it is more about what we are doing with the testing


We probably still need more capacity, in particular rapid testing (same day results) and saliva testing. But adding more capacity without also ramping up contact tracing and quarantines is not going to move the needle a whole lot as far as reducing new infections.

Every worker who comes in regular contact with a lot of 75+ individuals should be tested regularly. Every LTCF in the US should have tested every one of their residents by now, but most haven't.

(In response to this post by hooincarolina)

Posted: 05/22/2020 at 5:42PM



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