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The Ogun State authorities has deployed a cellular utility for residents to endure evaluation on a person foundation within the occasion of being contaminated with COVID-19.
This comes a month after the state launched an up to date cellular utility for well being employees which has been deployed to all authorities and personal well being services throughout its 20 native authorities areas to help info sharing.
The Commissioner for Well being, Dr Tomi Coker, confirmed the most recent improvement in a press release on Tuesday.
She harassed that the brand new utility – Ogun COVID-19 Evaluation – was not for diagnostic function however to find out the danger of residents’ publicity to the illness.
Coker defined how the applying works, saying responses could be monitored on the State Ministry of Well being’s dashboard.
“This cellular utility is an evaluation instrument for the person members of the general public on the essential signs of Coronavirus. It may be downloaded on Google play retailer. The App is just not for diagnostic function.
“Responses are monitored on a dashboard on the Ministry of Well being which is able to flag high-risk people as crimson who’re promptly adopted up by the State Epidemiologist,” she mentioned.
The commissioner urged the residents to benefit from the cellular utility and guaranteed them that the Dapo Abiodun-led administration was placing measures in place to include the illness.
She famous that the applying could be assessed by both of the next web sites – https://covid19.ogunhip.com/ or https://covid19.ogunstate.gov.ng/