L.A. County Launches Contact Tracing App
Posted Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 7:38 pm
By Bianca Heyward
On Sep. 9, L.A. County announced the launch of a partnership with Citizen, a mobile app that sends users location-based safety alerts in real time, and SafePass, a mobile app that provides contact tracing capabilities for individuals throughout L.A. County, to support the Department of Public Health’s contact tracing program.
L.A. County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, County Department of Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, Pasadena Mayor Terry Tornek, and Citizen CEO Andrew Frame appeared at a press conference at L.A. City Hall on Sep. 9 reporting their partnership.
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