Changing of the COVID guards

+Opinion

Changing of the COVID guards

Virginia
McMillan
old telephone exchange CR_Museums Victoria Unsplash
There’s still plenty of work for the army of contact tracers from earlier in the pandemic [Image: Museums Victoria on Unsplash]

Virginia McMillan rather liked the protective feel of ‘scanning in’, but it has largely faded away with the latest COVID response changes. And whatever happened to those other COVID rituals - locations of interest and contact tracing?

Keeping others safe is much easier when the COVID-positive person has a record of where they have been I wasn’t ready for the jolt that ca