City’s plan to test 30,000 a day has critics

By Updated: June 02, 2020 3:09 PM CT | Published: June 02, 2020 2:27 PM CT

As Memphis sees a spike in coronavirus cases and plans move forward to expand testing, some medical professionals say it's not a great idea because of the risk of false-positive results.


Vanderbilt University Medical Center Dr. Manoj Jain testing capacity Memphis City Council Dr. Jeff Warren Dr. Stephen Threlkeld Dr. William Schaffner

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.

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