13 March 2020 – Large scale testing in Iceland includes those with no symptoms

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Intervention Categories: Surveillance and response measures; Detecting and isolating cases; Tracing and quarantining contacts
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: Iceland’s government has tested a higher prprotion of its citizens than anywhere else in the world. Their large scale testing plan includes testing those who show no symptoms.
Full details here: https://www.buzzfeed.com/albertonardelli/coronavirus-testing-iceland