In recent weeks, the spread of Coronavirus has been a worldwide concern and has so far claimed the lives of 1400 people and infected more than 60.000.
As confirmed by the Japanese Ministry of Health, virus-positive patients were found in the cruise ship Diamond Princess Cruise, which has about 3.700 passengers.
Employees distribute about 2000 iPhones to Quarantine Passengers
However, the main purpose of this venture is to provide passengers with all the support they need during this difficult time. The application to iPhone allows passengers to talk with mental health professionals to combat their anxiety and worries.
Apart from that, however, the application will also allow them to order medicines and make appointments with doctors.
According to NBC, 771 people underwent medical examinations and it was confirmed that 228 people on board were infected with Coronavirus, 32 of which are Americans.
Of the passengers who tested positive for the virus, 10 are in "critical condition".
Also, according to the report, health officials allowed 11 elderly passengers who had not been infected by the disease. virus to disembark.