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Local GP warns a reluctance to test for Covid-19 is contributing to rising infection rates

Mar 22, 2022 07:03 By News Northern Sound
Local GP warns a reluctance to test for Covid-19 is contributing to rising infection rates Local GP warns a reluctance to test for Covid-19 is contributing to rising infection rates
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Dr. Illona Duffy says 60% of patients at her clinic say they've had Covid in the past few weeks.

A growing reluctance to test for Covid-19 is contributing to rising infection rates, according to a local GP.

Monaghan's Dr. Illona Duffy says 60% of patients at her clinic say they've had Covid in the past few weeks.

However official daily figures have remained stagnant over the period at between 12,000 and 14,000.

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Dr Duffy says people aren't testing, despite having symptoms:

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