COVIDWISE is an official Android app made by the Virginia Department of Health. It notifies users if they were in contact with a person who tested positive.
The main function is to inform people about possible coronavirus exposure. Similarly, Aarogya Setu offers alerts in India.
Mobile devices with utility installed are exchanging anonymous tokens. Users get notified about the risk of catching the virus, in case someone they were near self reports about the positive test result.
Inside the application you can also find additional information. It includes statistics about the situation with the virus in Virginia. Moreover, COVIDWISE offers virtual doctor instructions and tips on situations of exposure, symptoms or positive PCR. You may start a chat that has prompted questions to answer.
Additionally, the application is enrolled with Google and the national alerting system. It allows you to receive notifications about the possible danger of the virus transmission from people of other states and jurisdictions.
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