NHS groups ‘nervous’ about lockdown easing without contact tracing

      Comments Off on
NHS groups ‘nervous’ about lockdown easing without contact tracing




Experts say reliance on human tracking without app may lead to rise in Covid-19 in England

Delays and problems with the contact-tracing system could leave England vulnerable to a rise in coronavirus cases as the lockdown is eased, NHS and public health groups have said.

They were speaking after ministers finally acknowledged that a tracing app would not be ready by 1 June, when England is due to enter the next phase of lockdown easing with the reopening of primary schools and more businesses.

Continue reading…