It also allows users to check-in to pubs, restaurants or other venues by scanning a QR code on their phone. They will then get an alert telling them to self-isolated if other visitors at the same time are found to have been infected.
We are living in very uncertain times and COVID 19 is making Eating Disorders worse for many people. It’s important that we all unite in these unprecedented times and follow the guidelines set out by our governments and health services.
Those living in UK, we encourage all of you to download the App below, it will help you safeguard against the new outbreak and to see if you are at risk from coronavirus. The NHS track and trace App will help save lives. Please take care of yourself, your family, your community and your loved ones.
Protect your loved ones. Download the app.
The new NHS COVID-19 app, now available to download for free in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you’re at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community.
The app has a number of tools to protect you, including contact tracing, local area alerts and venue check-in. It uses proven technology from Apple and Google, designed to protect every user’s privacy.
Protect your loved ones with the official NHS COVID-19 contact tracing app for England and Wales.
It’s the fastest way of knowing when you’re at risk from coronavirus (COVID-19). The quicker you know, the quicker you can alert your loved ones, and your community.
The more of us that use it, the better we can control coronavirus.
Protect your loved ones. Please download the app.
Who is it suitable for?
Anyone aged 16 or over who lives in England or Wales can use the NHS COVID-19 app.
How does it work?
The NHS COVID-19 app has been built in collaboration with some of the most innovative organisations in the world.
We’ve worked with medical experts, privacy groups and at-risk communities. And we’ve shared knowledge with the teams working on similar apps in many countries.
The app runs on proven software developed by Apple and Google, designed so that nobody will know who or where you are. And you can delete your data, or the app, at any time.
It has a number of features:
- Trace: find out when you’ve been near other app users who have tested positive for coronavirus.
- Alert: lets you know the level of coronavirus risk in your postcode district.
- Check-in: get alerted if you’ve visited a venue where you may have come into contact with coronavirus, using a simple QR code scanner. No more form filling.
- Symptoms: check if you have coronavirus symptoms and see if you need to order a test.
- Test: helps you order a test if you need to.
- Isolate: keep track of your self-isolation countdown and access relevant advice.
The app is available in the following languages:
- Punjabi (Gurmukhi script)
- Chinese (Simplified)
- Arabic (Modern Standard)
Additional languages and refinements will follow.
Report an issue
You can contact the developer directly to report an issue or if you have any questions about this product.
Please share the details through our contact form for our records.
How do I access it?
The NHS COVID-19 app is free to download from the App Store and Google Play.