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One group of retired GPs has organised volunteers to run a pilot track and trace programme in Sheffield.
If the trial of the NHS track and trace app proves successful it will be rolled out later this month – and along with it, a crucial 18,000-strong team of contact tracers, still to be fully recruited.
In the meantime, one group of retired GPs has organised volunteers to run a pilot programme in Sheffield. Their aim is to show how important old fashioned shoe leather epidemiology can be.