This resource from the CDC is a supplement to the Interim Guidance on Developing a COVID-19 Case Investigation & Contact Tracing Plan: Overview. The supplement highlights important topics that may affect contact tracing among refugee, immigrant, and migrant populations, including concerns regarding confidentiality, language barriers, and opportunities for community engagement. Access this resource at CDC.gov. Additional resources for RIM populations and other limited-English-proficient populations are available in the CDC’s COVID-19 Communication Toolkit.
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