Employers, schools, take note. Coronavirus ‘clearance certificates’ are a waste of everybody’s time

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

Commentary about inappropriate requests by employees for certificates of wellness.

Subject

Coronavirus

Negative tests

Self isolation for symptoms

Sick notes and clearance certificates

Period19 Jun 2020

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleEmployers, schools, take note. Coronavirus ‘clearance certificates’ are a waste of everybody’s time
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe Conversation
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date19/06/20
    DescriptionGPs cannot give a conclusive, written guarantee that the patient sitting in their office is free from COVID-19. That’s simply not how the science of COVID-19 detection works.
    Producer/AuthorLauren Ball, Mark Morgan
    PersonsLauren Ball, Mark Morgan