June 30, 2020
Our community member Decomplix, located within sitem-insel AG, supports the BAG/FOPH with the SwissCovid App. Read more about it here.
With the SwissCovid app, everyone can help contain the spread of the new coronavirus. Thanks to correct behavior, users can interrupt chains of infection and protect others. The app informs users if they have been potentially exposed to the coronavirus. If Bluetooth is turned on, the app automatically detects when two users are close together for a period of time, and anonymously exchanges random IDs.
The app is a medical device and therefore requires technical documentation that proves the safety and performance of the software. It must comply with the legal requirements and applicable standards and be notified to Swissmedic, the competent authority.
The Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) has therefore entrusted Decomplix with the following tasks:
We recommend using the SwissCovid app. The more people who install and use the app, the more effectively the app can help to contain the new coronavirus. Download from the app stores:
For more information on coronavirus, the SwissCovid app and contact tracing, visit the FOPH website.
Beni Hirt, CEO, 079 668 02 60