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Carbon Health Announces the launch of COVID-19 Vaccination Platform to Accelerate National Rollout

Carbon Health | January 18, 2021

Carbon Health, the innovation empowered healthcare supplier, declared today the dispatch of Carbon Health Vaccinate, a platform that permits neighborhood governments to all the more effectively oversee antibody activities, and for any individual to effortlessly check their qualification for a COVID-19 immunization and pursue a vaccination arrangement. The organization likewise reported its first association with the City of Los Angeles and CORE (Community Organized Relief Effort) to help the city's COVID-19 vaccination program, giving administration innovation, and authoritative oversight to help stem the pandemic and increment vaccination limit in Los Angeles to an extra 20,000 individuals per day.

 

This organization and the new vaccination innovation arrangement will permit the City of L.A. - and others across the U.S. - to quicken the antibody rollout during a urgent time in the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

The vaccine rollout across the country has been frustratingly slow for medical providers and individuals alike, particularly as COVID-19 cases surge in L.A. and across the country. As we witnessed with testing, there has been limited national support, and local governments are bogged down by demand and logistics,” said Eren Bali, co-founder and CEO of Carbon Health. “The City of L.A., the LA Fire Department, and CORE have been doing an incredible job setting up vaccination programs, and, with our technology and clinical support, we should be able to accelerate access to the vaccine and ultimately help reduce COVID-19 casualties.”

 

Carbon Health Vaccinate is the first comprehensive, HIPAA-compliant healthcare infrastructure platform that can help local governments efficiently and effectively compute vaccine eligibility and manage vaccination operations. Features include:

  • High-volume appointment scheduling and queueing, including the ability to easily capture no-show appointments in order to adjust vaccine supply and use accordingly
  • Proof of vaccination to patients and to state and county immunization registries
  • Soon-to-launch auto-generated HIPAA-compliant digital vaccine card, the Carbon Health Pass, that displays vaccination details
  • Automated patient reminders for 2nd dose appointments
  • Management of waitlist and appointment bookings based on eligibility requirements

 

For individuals, Carbon Health Vaccinate permits anybody to affirm their qualification, join to get an antibody, plan first and second portion immunization arrangements, and get their Carbon Health Pass with vaccination subtleties. As a brought together, coordinated framework, Carbon Health's platform rearranges the capacity for individuals to pursue an immunization. It is as of now accessible in Los Angeles, and qualified patients can book arrangements for immunizations across a few areas, including Dodger Stadium.

 

“Vaccines are the key to defeating this pandemic, saving lives, and charting a course to recovery,” said Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. “With Carbon Health’s partnership and with the opening of our Dodger Stadium site, we will soon be able to deliver 20,000 vaccinations per day -- and get a growing number of Angelenos protected from this virus as quickly, safely, and efficiently as possible.”

 

“Carbon Health is creating a key component – end-to-end registration and health records, which is essential to vaccine distribution,” said CORE Co-Founder and CEO Ann Lee. “As cases continue to rise in Los Angeles, and across the country, it’s essential to simplify and optimize the vaccination process for all communities, especially those who may not have access to smartphones or internet. CORE is proud to embark on this next phase of protecting and healing our communities, and we are working with our partners across the country to ensure safe and equitable distribution of the vaccine.”

 

“Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the men and women of the LAFD have been on the front lines; both caring for patients and assisting our partners with an unprecedented testing effort,” said LAFD Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas. “As we pivot deeper into the vaccination effort, Carbon Health’s clinical and technology support is a welcome addition to the City’s partnership in the battle against this deadly virus.”

 

About Carbon Health

Carbon Health is the leading national healthcare provider with a mission to bring world-class healthcare to everyone. Leveraging its unique technology platform, Carbon Health provides its patients with omnichannel care: seamless care from the same trusted providers at a wide variety of access points, including clinics, pop-up sites, video, the Carbon Health app, and on-site at their employers. Carbon Health also provides value-based care to enterprise partners across a broad range of industries, including academia, sports, entertainment, biotechnology, and travel.

 

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