Contact Tracing Time Performance
Information on measures of time performance for contact tracing.
From 15th May 2021, the Contact Management System has allowed the recording of contacts of contacts (or secondary contacts), this may have increased the time between case being opened and completed. It is not possible to report on secondary contacts at an individual case level at this time. However, work is ongoing to allow future reporting of secondary contacts within subsequent versions of this publication.
|WeekEnding||numeric||Last day of the reference week.|
|Measure||text||Measures of time performance: test to index created, test to interview completed, case created to interview completed, case created to case closed. Since 28 May 2020, once an individual receives a positive result, a team of contact tracers will then gather details on individuals who have been in contact with the person who tested positive. The contact tracers will then proceed to contact these individuals and advise them to isolate.|
|Hours||text||Number of hours.|
|NumberCases||numeric||Number of index cases.|
|PercentCases||numeric||Percentage of total index cases.|
|Data last updated||August 17, 2022|
|Metadata last updated||November 11, 2020|
|Created||November 11, 2020|
|License||UK Open Government Licence (OGL)|
|created||over 1 year ago|
|last modified||2 days ago|
|on same domain||True|