Posts Tagged ‘Test and trace’

“Failings of Test and Trace contributed to higher death toll”

The new report by the Public Accounts Committee lays bare the huge failings of the Test and Trace system and the scandalous, eye-watering sums of money wa...

NHS Test and Trace struggling to contact all Covid infected people

The NHS Test and Trace system is not yet achieving all its objectives, with too few test results delivered within 24 hours. Too few contacts of infect...

“Divert funds from failing privatised test and trace system to local services”

The government should divert the hundreds of millions of pounds being spent on the failing centralised privatised COVID-19 national test and trace service...

Matt Hancock says Covid test error “should never have happened”

The health secretary has said a technical glitch that saw nearly 16,000 Covid-19 cases go unreported in England "should never have happened". The error...

COVID-19 testing delays continue to keep doctors away from work

Delays in accessing COVID-19 tests continue to cause disruption among hospital doctor teams. A survey of members by the Royal College of Physicians ha...

Coronavirus test and trace system needs improvement and fast

The test and trace system for Coronavirus infection is on the verge of collapse, according to the leader of the opposition. Sir Keir Starmer said the ...