Many tech companies have added tooling in the software so that customers can stay safe during the pandemic, in the past year. Its best example is the Apple organization. many features have been added by apple to curb the spread of covid-19.
The users were being notified by the Apple maps to quarantine themselves if they have traveled internationally in recent days, in July 2020. Now in the US, covid 19 vaccination centers can be located by the updated software.
How to find Covid-19 Vaccination location in Apple Maps
- Open Apple Maps
- Search “Covid 19 vaccination”
- It will show the nearest vaccination location on the maps. (You must register for Covid-19 vaccination on Apple’s website before visiting).
A free online service made by the Boston children’s hospital provides data for vaccination centers from the app vaccine finder. Right now it shows information about almost 20000 vaccination locations all over the US. Apple maps have integrated this data and are further planning to add more locations in the upcoming weeks.
by using the search by function or asking Siri, users of Apple maps can easily locate vaccination centers. Other information will also be located by place cards such as website, contact number, and operating hours. Those health care providers and businesses who have not yet registered with vaccine finder will also have the chance to register to Apple so that their information can also be shown in the maps.
In these Recent few months, many features have been added by maps that view covid-19 testing locations in different countries which allow businesses to spread pandemic-related instructions and extend knowledge-based for information about taking out outdoor dining and general guidance about the pandemic. This is the latest move made by Apple to help users in this hard time.