Google Maps & Search Now Shows Covid-19 Vaccination Locations
Coronavirus pandemic is getting worst day by day than ever in India, so it is important to get vaccinated now. If you want to get a vaccination but don’t know the location, then don’t worry, as Google Maps and Search Now, shows the locations of covid-19 vaccination in India, the US, Canada, France, Chile, and Singapore.
Check Covid-19 Vaccine Locations on Google Maps & Search
Using Google Search or Maps will make it easier to find the covid-19 vaccination locations in India and other countries. Google.org is providing $2.5 million in funding to three organizations that are working on pop-up vaccination sites.
Karen DeSalvo, MD, M.P.H., Chief Health Officer, Google Health, said in a blog post,
As more people have access to the Covid-19 vaccine, we’re making it easier to learn why, when, and where you can get immunized.
However, finding vaccination is hard for some people because it depends on where they live. So, all these things have become easier with Google Maps and Search Now as the user will know where they can get the vaccine and can also take an appointment before leaving.
The feature of looking for Covid-19 vaccine is rolled out on Google Maps, and Search app. Open the app and search for covid-19 vaccine location, you will see the results of nearby vaccination centers.
On Google Maps, you will see the results fine, just like you search for any restaurant or nearby places. On Google Search, the interface is different, and it shows a lot of information related to vaccines. You can see the vaccine center, once you click on the “Where to get it” option on the left side.
Moreover, you can also see information on who should get vaccinated first. In India, people aged above 45 are eligible to get vaccinated. At present, the government is offering two vaccines, Covishield by Oxford-AstraZeneca and Covaxin by Bharat Biotech. For emergency usage, soon Russia’s Sputnik V will be rolled out.