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Hanoi launches Covid-19 epidemiological information map


Hanoians can access this map to get information about testing points, blockade and the future, the number of positive Covid-19 cases around them.
The Department of Information and Communications and the Hanoi Department of Health have officially launched the “Hanoi COVID-19 Epidemiological Information Map” to serve the prevention of epidemics in the city.

Accordingly, with just a smartphone or computer connected to the Internet, people can search and detect problems related to the Covid-19 epidemic around them or at any location in Hanoi city. People can directly access the Hanoi Covid-19 Epidemiological Information Map at https://covidmaps.hanoi.gov.vn/ Map of Covid-19 epidemiological information of Hanoi city. The Covid-19 epidemiological information map will display testing points, concentrated isolation areas, blockade areas, medical isolation, hospitals, medical centers… The system also provides mapping tools for density analysis and statistics to serve the people as well as for disease management, monitoring and prevention. According to Nguyen Thanh Liem, Director of the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications, the source of data and expert data on the Covid-19 epidemiology is provided by the City Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the Department of Health. Hanoi and is continuously updated immediately after the official announcement of CDC. With the operation of this map system, the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications hopes that this will be one of the effective tools to support the prevention of the Covid-19 epidemic for people and management agencies in the world. city ​​area. Information about “red addresses” is provided on the map for people to proactively avoid. In phase 2, the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications will coordinate with the Department of Health and CDC to continue to upgrade and add some new functions such as information on epidemiological points, blockade points, and positive cases. announced within a user defined radius on the map. In addition, in the future, this map system will help people update information about districts (districts), wards (communes) that have taken samples for Covid-19 testing. Another important feature is to help people locate, find the way to build a suitable travel route, limit contact with points at risk of infection. Before Hanoi, some other localities such as Bac Ninh, Vinh Phuc, etc. have also built a real-time epidemiological information map system to update people on the situation of the Covid-19 epidemic. 19.