Oxford rapid diagnostic test for Covid-19

Oxford scientists develop a 5-minute COVID-19 test

The method is able to differentiate with high accuracy SARS-CoV-2 from negative clinical samples, as well as from other common respiratory pathogens.
CommonPass - COVID-19 Test Confirmation

CommonPass launches to enable safer travel and accelerate border reopenings

Trials will begin between 4 cities with Cathay Pacific and United Airlines, enabling travelers to start sharing certified COVID-19 tests across borders.
WhatsApp WHO Health Alerts

The official WHO Health Alert launches on WhatsApp

The free app answers questions from the public about Coronavirus and gives prompt, reliable and official information 24 hours a day, worldwide.
corona virus

Blue Shield of California offers coronavirus digital triage tool to network health systems

The innovative system is customized by each hospital's emergency response plan and can be implemented on hospital websites in 48 hours.
DocLocker

New app aims to prevent exposure to Coronavirus in medical waiting rooms

Created by physicians, DocClocker enables patients to receive real-time wait time reporting to decrease sick patient exposure.
telehealth

Telehealth benefits for medicare beneficiaries expanded during COVID-19 outbreak

Medicare-administered by the CMS will temporarily pay clinicians to provide telehealth services for beneficiaries residing across the entire country.
XRHealth Telehealth VR/AR Medical Platform

XRHealth launches VR telehealth support groups to help people in isolation due to coronavirus

This allows patients to gain support remotely from other patients and doctors associated with the XRHealth telehealth clinics.
telehealth

Teladoc’s daily virtual medical visits up 50% due to coronavirus

Also, Blue Shield of California provides Teladoc's virtual care service for free to most of its members in response to COVID-19.
virus testing

Health Gorilla launches electronic ordering for COVID-19 testing

Providers and developers can begin placing orders through API and web-based interface, expanding access to COVID-19 testing.
GAFA apps

Big Tech firms help fight the coronavirus outbreak

The tech giants are providing their otherwise paid services for free to select users...