Coronavirus: Hundreds of Cheshire contacts missed by Test and Trace

AROUND one-third of people who should be picked up by the NHS Test and Trace system in Cheshire are not being reached, new figures suggest.

AROUND one-third of people who should be picked up by the NHS Test and Trace system in Cheshire are not being reached, new figures suggest.

Data from the Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) shows that between May 28 and September 9, 66 per cent of close contacts who were flagged up by people with positive Covid-19 test results in Cheshire West – including Northwich and Winsford – were reached by contact tracers.

That percentage rises to 69 per cent...
source: Crewe Guardian

2020-09-23 08:47
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