How to add your COVID vaccination certificate to the iOS Wallet and Health apps using its QR

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we will explain how to add your vaccination certificate to the Wallet and the Health app on your iPhone, simply using the QR code of this certificate. It is one of the novelties of iOS 15.4and that unlike using Face ID with a mask, it is available for all iPhone models with this version.

Until now, one of the methods to have the COVID certificate on your mobile when it was an iPhone was to download the PKPASS file from the Health website. This was added to the Wallet application, but now Apple has added a native function for this that does not require any PKPASS file, only the QR of the vaccination certificate itself, and that is also integrated into the Health application to be able to access it anytime.

How to add the vaccination certificate to your iPhone

open camera

To add the vaccination certificate to your iPhone, you will only need two things. First, you need the QR of your COVID certificate, either on paper or digital, and then you have to open your iPhone camera. The function to detect these certificates is directly implemented in the camera.

Point A Qr

Now, point the camera at the QR code on the vaccination certificate. When you do, you will see that the camera recognizes it with the name of COVID-19 vaccine, although it will also be able to detect others. When you see this yellow box, click on the indicator that tells you the type of certificate it is to interact with the content of the QR.

Add To Wallet And Health

When you click on where you put the type of vaccination certificate in question, a window will open in which the complete information of the certificate appears. This can be used both to verify certificates of others and to add your own. If what you want is to add yours to the iPhone, you have to click on the button Add to Wallet and Health that will appear below.

Finished

And that’s it. You do not need to do anything else. A message will appear in which you are put added vaccineand you will already have the COVID certificate added to both the application Briefcase like that of Health.

In Apple Pay

Now you can show the COVID certificate from Apple Paysince when you open it, under your debit cards you will have the rest of the cards that you have added to the application Briefcase, and between them will be the certificate. It will show your name, the number of doses, the date of your last vaccination and the QR code.

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In Health App

You can also access the COVID certificate through the app Healthsince within it you now have a section of vaccinations within the section Medical history. Click on it, you will see all the types of vaccination that you have added to Health, including COVID.

we will explain how to add your vaccination certificate to the Wallet and the Health app on your iPhone, simply…

we will explain how to add your vaccination certificate to the Wallet and the Health app on your iPhone, simply…

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