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2,000 iPhones Provided to Passengers Aboard Coronavirus Cruise Ship [Images]

2,000 iPhones Provided to Passengers Aboard Coronavirus Cruise Ship [Images]

Posted February 15, 2020 at 7:25pm by iClarified 路 8857 views
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare and LINE are providing 2,000 iPhones to passengers aboard the Diamond Princess.

The ship and its 3,700 passengers were quarantined off the Port of Yokohama after passengers fell sick with the coronavirus.

Wikipedia reports on the worsening situation:

On 7 February, the total number of people on board with confirmed COVID-19 infections grew to 61. Another three cases were detected on 8 February, bringing the total to 64. Six cases were detected on 9 February, while another 65 were detected on 10 February, bringing the total to 135. On 11 February, 39 more people tested positive for COVID-19, including the case of one quarantine officer, bringing the total to 174. Passengers with confirmed cases were reported to be taken ashore for treatment. On 13 February, 44 more people tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total to 218. On 15 February, 67 more people were reported to be infected, bringing the total to 285.

LINE CSMO Masuda Jun announced on Twitter that passengers will be provided with an iPhone to communicate with doctors.

This time, we have provided 2,000 iPhones with LINE to passengers on #Diamond Princess under the cooperation of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, SB and LINE. Providing information to passengers via LINE, and also enabling online consultation with psychological counselors and doctors

You can see the package being provided to passengers in the photos below.

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2,000 iPhones Provided to Passengers Aboard Coronavirus Cruise Ship [Images]

2,000 iPhones Provided to Passengers Aboard Coronavirus Cruise Ship [Images]

2,000 iPhones Provided to Passengers Aboard Coronavirus Cruise Ship [Images]

2,000 iPhones Provided to Passengers Aboard Coronavirus Cruise Ship [Images]

2,000 iPhones Provided to Passengers Aboard Coronavirus Cruise Ship [Images]
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marcel.ursaciuc
marcel.ursaciuc - February 16, 2020 at 8:50am
Good devices for health monitoring
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peterzakhour - February 15, 2020 at 8:03pm
Haha iPhone 6s 馃槀
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