Core Principles for COVID-19 Contact Tracing
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- All Healthcare Organizations
Case investigation and contact tracing are effective tools to slow the spread of COVID-19, and many organizations are facing new requirements for conducting these activities. While specific requirements may vary by state, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued core principles of case investigation and contact tracing that should be adhered to:
- Case investigation is part of the process of supporting patients with suspected or confirmed infection.
- In case inve…