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Comparison of universal lockdown and targeted protection of risk persons

The following table compares the implementation of Corona Reduit together with targeted isolation by individual risk in comparison to a universal lockdown: Scope of countermeasures universal lockdown (voluntary) isolation by individual risk profile Epidemiological impact uncertain herd immunity among low risk majority effective reproduction number generally somewhat lowered selective by risk profile Spread impact midly … Continue reading Comparison of universal lockdown and targeted protection of risk persons

Summary of complex challenges and solutions

Several complex challenges were identified for which solutions were developed and proposed. All this is collected in a comprehensive 150+ page research paper that is still being worked on. Isolation/shielding of risk persons is necessary to lower the health impact In case of a second wave, Corona Reduit offers a voluntary means to slow the … Continue reading Summary of complex challenges and solutions

May Hackathon

Summary of deliverables FAQ Key findings Summary of complex challenges and solutions Comparison of universal lockdown and targeted protection of risk persons Video Presentation Dashboards

Key findings

Epidemiological situation There was and is no comprehensive Swiss public health strategy to protect risk groups in pandemics. In addition, elements of the Swiss pandemic plan 2018 were neglected during the crisis. Data acquisition, reporting and harvesting is not standardized at all. Available resources are not utilized to their potential. Governments have not been data … Continue reading Key findings

Dashboards

We gathered, analysed, and visualized the most relevant statistics to Covid-19 risk group persons in Switzerland. Find out our key findings by exploring the interactive dashboards below. Click the blue buttons with titles to navigate from one dashboard to another.

Presentation and Whitepaper

The following documents were submitted as part of the #versusvirus hackathon deliverables: PowerPoint- Presentation Corona Reduit Whitepaper We have been working on enhancing the white paper with additional sections and research. We will share the updated version on this page as soon as it’s ready.

Corona Reduit registration website prototype

As part of the #versusvirus Hackathon deliverables, we have created a prototype for the registration of risk persons (demand) and hotels (supply). The focus was on the demonstration of functionalities, aesthetics is deemed secondary at the current stage. Design principles applied were: Lowest possible access barriers for seniors and digital newbies (font size, intuitive menus, … Continue reading Corona Reduit registration website prototype

Who is most at risk from Covid-19?

The Swiss government defines the risk group as people over the age of 65 and those with underlying medical conditions such as the following: Cancer Cardiovascular disease Chronic respiratory diseases Conditions and therapies that weaken the immune system Diabetes High blood pressure Additionally, we found that obesity (BMI > 30) is associated with the development … Continue reading Who is most at risk from Covid-19?


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