Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare will confirm the new coronavirus contact confirmation application at 15:00 on June 19thCOCOADelivery ofstartdid. So I immediately downloaded the app on my iPhone. Initial setup takes only a few minutes and the user interface is easy for anyone to use. We will briefly tell you the flow from application startup to the home screen.
New Coronavirus Contact Confirmation App "COCOA"
First, you need to upgrade iOS to 13.5 or higher to use this app. After that, download the official "new coronavirus contact confirmation app" from the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare at the App Store.
When you start the downloaded application, the screen "STOP! Infection spread" will be displayed for a moment with the illustration of the monster "Ambie". Next, along with the title "What you can do with this app", there is a description of basic functions such as recording contact between people who set the app and notifying you if there is a positive contact ..
After that, follow the instructions and enable Bluetooth on your smartphone to detect contact and push notifications on the app to complete registration. You can choose to proceed to the home screen or learn how to use it. Since you can check how to use it at any time, you can go to the home screen without any problem.
What you can do on the home screen is very simple. Three items are displayed on the screen:  "Check contact with positive person [14 days]",  "Register positive information",  "Notify people around the app" It is a form that is selected according to the purpose. In the menu on the upper left of the screen, you can make simple application settings and make inquiries. How to use is displayed in the upper right of the screen.
First, if you select "Confirm contact with positive person [14 days]", you can confirm that you have contacted with a person with a new coronavirus infection for a radius of 1 meter for 15 minutes or more. Normally, "No contact with positive person was confirmed" is displayed, but if contact is confirmed, a form for entering the current symptoms etc. and an item that can contact the government agency by phone are displayed. It
“Positive information registration” is an item in which a positive person registers himself/herself in the application with the consent of the person himself/herself. In order to prevent people who are not positive from misusing it and registering it, you can receive it by SMS or email address of the phone number registered by the person in the "information correlating and management support system for new coronavirus infected person" by PCR person Will be needed.
”As the name implies, “Notify people around the application” has a function that allows you to contact the application information via LINE or Facebook messenger, email, etc.
Basically, once you have installed the application and completed the initial settings, you can do nothing more. The information is updated once a day, so you can select "Check contact with positive person" from the app and check the contact status for the past 14 days.