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What Does A Systematic National Testing Plan Look Like?

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Read #ProjekMuhibah Strategy 1, Strategy 2 and Strategy 3 HERE 

Did you know that 80 per cent of people who died from COVID-19 did not know they had contracted the virus? How did this happen?

The severe shortage of tests contributes to the high number of undetected cases in our communities. What makes the situation even more dire is the absence of measures such as close contact tracing as well as the poor enforcement of mandatory quarantine.

Just last week, Malaysia’s test positivity rate spiked to 13%, which is more than double the WHO recommended rate of 5%.

How do we mitigate this crisis? To do so, we need to improve our detection of COVID positive patients, and we can do this with a comprehensive National Testing Plan. Here’s how 👇.

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