Covid Vaccine

Health and Tech Giants, Including Microsoft and Oracle, Are Creating ‘Vaccination Passports’ So People Can Prove They’ve Had A Shot Before Boarding Planes or Entering Stores

Major companies, health organizations, and nonprofits announced Thursday morning that they were working together to create a digital vaccination passport, in anticipation of people having to prove their immunization status.

The Vaccination Credential Initiative (VIC), a coalition of organisations including Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce, Cerner, Epic Systems, and the Mayo Clinic, are developing tech standards to verify whether someone has had their vaccine, it said in a statement Thursday.

The tech will help prevent people falsely claiming to be immune to the deadly virus, it said.

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