DIY vaccine availability finder sites hit the spot

A Sydney geospatial engineer has set up a do it yourself search engine for people looking to find COVID-19 vaccinations in their local area, drawing on disparate sources of data to try to make sense of the multitude of state and private booking engines that are confusing consumers looking to book online.

Kenneth Tsang’s COVID-19NearMe site is one of number of other ad hoc sites filling in the gap between official booking sites like Australia’s HealthDirect eligibility checker and New Zealand’s BookMyVaccine, joining, and Covid Queue in providing real time data on when and where vaccinations are available.

Posted in Australian eHealth

Tags: Healthdirect, COVID-19, Book My Vaccine


0 # Jackie Janosi 2021-09-13 09:21
what is the actual app name of the COVID-19 vaccine finder?
The link you provided is to the hot spots ...
0 # Kate McDonald 2021-09-13 09:36
Hi Jackie
This will take you directly there:
At the top of the screen there's two tabs saying 'Exposure sites' and 'Vaccine clinics'. Click on either one to swap between maps.

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