To inform national efforts in response to COVID-19, HIQA develops evidence summaries and syntheses to answer specific policy questions and topics posed by the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET).
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Mandatory home quarantine and post-travel testing
Policy topic and advice provided to HSE on 24 May 2021
At the request of NPHET, HIQA was asked:
“To examine whether a single test at Day 5 post arrival in Ireland remains the most appropriate approach to testing for those travelling from non-designated states, who are subject to home quarantine.”