State Health Officials Expanding Contract Tracing Capacity

(WNAX) — As Covid-19 cases surge in South Dakota, the Department of Health is struggling to keep up with contact tracing of the people infected.  Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon says they have expanded their tracing workers…

Malsam-Rysdon says they have to make multiple attempts to contact people…

Malsam-Rysdon says they do attempt to reach every positive case…

The state now has just over twenty six hundred active infection cases.