Irish-made app has more than 1.3 m downloads, in plain contrast to the UK’’ s efforts
A federal government minister once compared Ireland’’ s healthcare system to Angola –– a political minefield of dysfunction, inadequacy, administration and waste. The label stuck.
Yet this morass has actually simply produced a glossy success: a Covid-19 contact-tracing app that is popular and appears to work.
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