Recently, Google and Apple jointly introduced an offering called Exposure Notification Express (ENX), that enables U.S. states to deploy a lightweight capability for iPhone and Android users to anonymously receive Covid-19 exposure notices. On iOS it is enabled in the operating system itself. On Android, it is delivered through an app that WeHealth offers with custom branding.
WeHealth can fully support any state’s ENX implementation by offering:
Many states are considering whether to deploy a EN Express or a custom app. Linux Foundation Public Health has outlined some of the considerations in this article: COVID-19 Exposure Notification Express vs. Custom App: Which to Choose?
WeHealth believes it’s not an either/or choice for PHAs and we suggest states consider both both, since jurisdictions can opt-in to EN Express and deploy a custom GAEN app. To request a consultation with us, please complete the form below.