Sunday, July 12, 2020
Home Lead Story Apple to Display COVID-19 Testing Sites on Maps

Apple to Display COVID-19 Testing Sites on Maps

Apple Maps will soon display coronavirus testing locations

Apple has announced it will soon display coronavirus testing sites directly on its Maps. This is a science and technology news.

Towards this, Apple has launched a portal for hospitals and healthcare providers to register as coronavirus screening locations. The concern team will then review the application and upon approval, the location will appear in Apple Maps.

Apple maps
Apple Maps will be soon displaying coronavirus testing sites directly. Pixabay

Apple Map will be able to show information like the place name, the associated healthcare provider, contact phone number and website, 9To5Mac reported on Sunday.

Please follow NewsGram on Twitter to get updates on the latest news

It will also surface information about the type of testing location (laboratory, hospital, etcetera) and the nature of the site (like drive-through, parking lot, or building).

Also Read- Schools in New York City Log Out of Zoom, Upgrade To Microsoft Teams

Apple is also asking applicants to state whether the testing location will require a doctor’s referral or a scheduled appointment. (IANS)

STAY CONNECTED

18,990FansLike
362FollowersFollow
1,784FollowersFollow

Most Popular

Pandemic’s Impact on People With Disabilities

Often reliant on a robust caregiving and support network, people with disabilities (PwDs) are a community hit hard during the lockdown and resulting operational...

Investments in Family Planning During COVID-19

Highlighting the need to focus on sexual and reproductive health rights of girls and women, a policy paper released by Population Foundation of India...

Strokes Linked to Covid-19 Have Higher Mortality Rate, Says Research

An international team of researchers has found that acute ischemic stroke (AIS) linked to Covid-19 is more severe, leads to worse functional outcomes, and...

World Population Day: Bringing Back The Debate on Family Planning

Family planning is central to gender equality and women empowerment, and it is a key factor in reducing poverty. Millions of girls and women...

Zuckerberg Integrates Apps with WhatsApp

WhatsApp has so far been a great experience for billions of users globally where there are no ads in-between chats, no distractions like promoted...

The Marriage of Shiva and Parvati: An Iconic Tale

As the wedding season is upon us, let's know more about the iconic marriage and procession of Lord Shiva and Parvati. Shiva and Parvati It is...

Ali Fazal Stands For Gender Equality

Actor Ali Fazal is all for gender equality, and wants the issue of domestic violence to be destigmatized. He had earlier joined hands with actor-filmmaker...

High Blood Sugar Increases Covid-19 Death Risk: Study

Covid-19 patients with abnormally high blood sugar are at an increased risk of severe complications and more than twice as likely to face death,...

Recent Comments