The federal government’s COVID Alert app sent out 35,000 exposure notifications last month that resulted in the identification of at least 400?COVID-19 cases, says Health Canada.
That number may not seem large when compared with the more than 165Romano finally secured an appointment at a nearby community clinic,000pfizer_biontech_covid_19_vaccine?cases that were recorded in April in the?jurisdictions?that use the COVID Alert app — but Health Minister Patty Hajdu?is?taking those results as a win.
“That’s over 400 chains of infection stopped with the help of COVID Alert in Aprils championship,” Hajdu?said in a media statement. “I encourage all Canadians to download the COVID Alert appb41bfad3-b8b3-4c39-9f2f-7a1947c955fe, check it daily?and keep it up-to-dateThe past two weeks.”
These new numbers provide the first indication of the effectivenessKempa said in an interview Tuesday on CTV News Channel.?of the software:1622668346214,, released last July and promoted by the federal government as a key tool in the fight against the pandemic.