2000 iPhones are Distributed to Diamond Princess Passengers
The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, with the cooperation of the Ministry of Private Enterprises and the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, has installed a smartphone (approximately 2,000 in total) with an app installed on the luxury cruise ship Diamond Princess The company announced that it would provide one to each cabin (cabin and crew rooms), and that it had been distributed to all cabin by February 14.
The company can link to a dedicated application of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, accept requests for drugs, consult anxiety and concerns by chat, and make appointments with a doctor.
LINEIn connection with this, LINE’s Jun Masuda CSMO tweeted that in cooperation with the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, SoftBank and LINE, 2,000 SoftBank iPhones with the LINE app installed were provided.
— 舛田 淳（Masuda Jun）／LINE (@masujun) February 14, 2020
Translation of tweet from Japanese:
“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
* Photos are from volunteers”
It has become possible to provide information to passengers via LINE, and it has become possible to provide online consultations from psychological counselors and doctors.
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