NEW GUIDELINES

"Too early" to cut down on Covid testing

2:18 min
  • Several experts feel that the Public Health Agency should not have changed national testing guidelines quite yet.

  • As of the beginning of November, those who are fully vaccinated and get Covid-19 symptoms are not recommended to get tested.

  • Signar Mäkitalo, county medical officer in Sörmland, expects testing to go down by a third, saying "perhaps we'll get more people in hospital".