Self-Governance Communication & Education Tribal Consortium

Contact Tracing

Standing Up a Tribal Virus Contact Tracing Program

Potential questions for Tribal officials and technical experts: 

  • Examples of Tribal contact programs
    • How is the program organized?
    • How did the Tribe select and train contact tracers?
    • What IT is needed for a contact tracing program?
    • Coordination with local and state governments in contact tracing programs
    • Data collection and protecting privacy rights

Potential questions for Federal officials:

  • What is contact tracing?
  • Why is contact tracing critical for mitigating pandemics?
  • Information on IHS’ Contact Tracing Programs?

*Note: these are intended to provide guidance. Additional topics are welcome.