ABSTRACT

ELC Enhancing Detection: Rhode Island Testing Plan   [open pdf - 554KB]

From the Document: "The broad goals of the Rhode Island State Testing Plan are as follows: 1) Implement efficient and timely testing for symptomatic individuals with suspected COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019]; 2) Perform screening of asymptomatic individuals at high-risk of COVID-19 and from underserved populations; 3) Perform sentinel surveillance of populations with a focus on high-risk and underserved populations; 4) Ensure isolation and timely contact tracing of SARS-CoV-2 [severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2] positive cases with quarantining of close contacts. Rhode Island is currently performing >60,000 tests/month. This represents 5.7% of the state's population."

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2020
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Public Domain
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: https://www.hhs.gov/
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pdf
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