Apple has launched a brand new app developed in partnership with the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention, the White Home’s Coronavirus Activity Pressure, and the Federal Emergency Administration Company referred to as Apple COVID-19. The corporate launched the app with a press launch:

Apple at this time launched a brand new screening device and set of assets to assist individuals keep knowledgeable and take the right steps to guard their well being throughout the unfold of COVID-19, primarily based on the newest CDC steerage. The brand new COVID-19 web site, and COVID-19 app accessible on the App Retailer, have been created in partnership with the CDC,1the Coronavirus Activity Pressure and FEMA to make it simple for individuals throughout the nation to get trusted info and steerage at a time when the US is feeling the heavy burden of COVID-19.

Along with a coronavirus screening questionnaire, the app and web site embrace different assets from trusted info sources:

The app and web site additionally supply entry to assets to assist individuals keep knowledgeable and get the help they want. Customers will obtain solutions to incessantly requested questions on COVID-19, together with who’s most in danger and the right way to acknowledge signs. As well as, they’ll be taught essentially the most up-to-date info from the CDC like finest practices for laundry palms, disinfecting surfaces and monitoring signs.

Customers may also ask Siri “How do I do know if I’ve coronavirus?” to entry additional assets and a group of telehealth apps on the App Retailer.

The Apple COVID-19 app is offered as a free obtain on the App Retailer, and the web site is situated at apple.com/covid19.