COVID-19 Contact Tracing: Myths, Facts and Frequently Asked Questions

The UK Center of Excellence in Rural Health, in conjunction with the Commonwealth of Kentucky Department for Public Health and Deloitte, hosted a virtual Contact Tracing Engagement event on September 22, 2020.

Mark Carter, Executive Director of the Kentucky Contact Tracing effort, provided a brief overview of the Contact Tracing process, expanded on communication efforts across the Commonwealth, and followed up with a Q&A session.

Contact tracing has been identified as a key action in helping slow the spread of COVID-19 and supporting patients, families, and communities dealing with the novel virus.

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