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News - March 18, 2020

New COVID-19 online screener launches this week

by Sue Dremann

Verily, a subsidiary of Alphabet, has launched an online tool to help screen patients for COVID-19 testing. The tool, called Project Baseline, triages people who are concerned about their COVID-19 risk and — if they fit certain criteria — sends them to testing sites based on their symptoms, according to an announcement by the company.

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Sue Dremann is a staff writer for the Palo Alto Weekly, The Almanac's sister publication.


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