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New York Creates App That Shows COVID-19 Vaccine, Testing Status

New York and IBM created a smartphone app that can display a person’s coronavirus vaccine or recent testing status. Officials say the Excelsior Pass will give people quicker access to gatherings, including sports arenas and large weddings.

NPR’s Brian Mann reports.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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