Google announced recently that people will soon be able to find the nearby COVID-19 vaccination centers on Google Maps and now the feature is working fine. I tried Google Maps to find the COVID-19 vaccination centers near me and amazingly it worked. I found all the possible COVID-19 vaccination centers near me on Google Maps.
As the COVID-19 cases are increasing rapidly in the country tech giants and personalities are coming forward to deal with the situation. Along with this announcement of showing COVID-19 vaccination centers on Google Maps, Google also announced to provide 250,000 COVID-19 vaccinations to the countries in need.
Well, in this tough time, by allowing people to find vaccination centers on Google Maps, Google is helping everyone get vaccinated as soon as possible without any hurdle. Let’s know how you can find the COVID-19 vaccination centers near you on Google Maps.
Here’s How to Find COVID-19 Vaccination Centers on Google Maps
As soon as you’ll open Google Maps app on your smartphone, you’ll see a specific option for “COVID-19 info and vaccine locations”. This section will give you all the necessary information about COVID-19 and the vaccination centers around you. By tapping this option, you will see a section “Nearby resources”. In this section, just tap the “COVID-19 vaccines” option and it will display all possible COVID-19 vaccination centers near you.
Alternatively, the easiest way to find the nearby COVID-19 vaccination centers on Google Maps is by searching for them in the search bar of Google Maps. All you need to search with “where to get COVID-19 vaccine” or any other relevant query like “COVID-19 vaccination centers”. This search will show you all the COVID-19 vaccination centers near you.
People will be able to find more information about the vaccination centers on Google Maps such as if the appointment or registration is required or not, instructions to follow, open hours, distance, etc. It’s recommended to call the center before you visit. You can also find the contact numbers of vaccination centers from inside Google Maps.
This Google Maps feature is rolling out for many countries across the globe including the United States, France, Canada, Chile, India, and Singapore. As the whole world is dealing with COVID-19 and India is facing the second wave of the virus which seems to be more deadly, tech giants like Google are trying their best to spread awareness about vaccines and vaccination centers.