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#close contact testing

# close-contact-testing - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Department had 'productive' meeting with school stakeholders over close contacts policy
# Classrooms
# Classrooms

Department had 'productive' meeting with school stakeholders over close contacts policy

Updated Sep 23rd 2021, 7:27 PM 42,173 Views 59 Comments
  • Children who are close contacts in primary schools will not be required to restrict their movements if they are asymptomatic.
  • Teachers' union INTO said the government is removing a "safety net" from schools.
  • But Labour's education spokesperson said it was a "welcome" move that has come "weeks too late".

# close-contact-testing - Thursday 28 January, 2021

HSE to start testing close contacts again from tomorrow
# Testing Testing...
# Testing Testing...

HSE to start testing close contacts again from tomorrow

Jan 28th 2021, 4:09 PM 19,174 Views 17 Comments

Close contacts of confirmed cases have not been tested since New Year’s Eve.

# close-contact-testing - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

CMO and Deputy CMO lay out the figures behind Covid-19 testing in schools
# Close Contact Testing
# Close Contact Testing

CMO and Deputy CMO lay out the figures behind Covid-19 testing in schools

Oct 20th 2020, 7:07 PM 72,267 Views 67 Comments

Close contact testing in schools has yielded a positivity rate of 2.8%.