We are constantly optimizing our app and adding new features to help support you through COVID-19. This version includes a number of UI/UX improvements, new content, as well as stability enhancements.
If you are a resident of British Columbia, Canada, BC COVID-19 Support is designed for you to stay informed about COVID-19 in BC and determine what actions and next steps you should take. Recommendations are personalized and based on your personal risk factors. You will receive timely updates with important news and alerts from BC’s Ministry of Health. Recommendations and content are automatically updated based on the latest BC guidelines related to COVID-19.
This application has been developed in collaboration with Thrive Health, a Vancouver-based healthcare technology company.
SAFETY & SECURITY:
You will only be asked to provide your age, postal code, and device location. The data you provide will be combined with all user data and used to inform the provincial COVID-19 response, and to allow you to receive location-based alerts.
Your data will not be sold. Your data will not be used for any purpose other than health care.
We follow industry best practices for data security and privacy. The data you provide is always encrypted and is stored in Canada.
- July 15, 2020 Initial release
- October 23, 2020 New version 1.27
- October 24, 2020 New version 1.28