New York hires over 1,700 Contact Tracers

New York’s Tracking Tracing Program is Well Underway

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  1.  NEW YORK – The city’s contact tracing program finally gets underwayMonday. Nearly 2,000 people have been trained to track down New … New York enlists ‘army’ of contact tracers to beat coronavirus …www.theguardian.com › world › may › new-york-cont…
  2. May 20, 2020 – Both city and state aim to recruit thousands to trace contacts of those … contact tracing was already under way, while New York City said it plans to have … said: “ In the Korean legal system, the police give great help tracking …
  3. Privacy fears threaten New York City’s coronavirus tracing effortswww.politico.com › states › albany › story › 2020/06/04
    Privacy fears threaten New York City’s coronavirus tracing efforts … Hospitals, said the public hospitals had a proven track record with NYC Care … already underway, “many facets of the technological side are still developing.
  4. Opinion | To Manage the Coronavirus in New York, You Need …www.nytimes.com › 2020/04/17 › coronavirus-new-york…Apr 17, 2020 – A drive-through coronavirus testing site in Syracuse, N.Y.Credit. … will almost certainly require testing, monitoring and contact tracing on a giant scale. … Plans are underway to hire or redeploy roughly 1,000 additional workers …
  5. Some NYC Contact Tracers Say Their Jobs Were Rescinded …gothamist.com › news › some-nyc-contact-tracers-say-t… the same,” a recruiter for the contact tracing program told Gothamist. … out a massive team of contact tracers to track and isolate individuals … field positions where possible, and training is underway ahead of our launch.
Invasion of privacy aspects of H.R. 6666 has people on both sides of the isle concerned