The “SisVAT-COVID19” system is an early detection and monitoring system, which allows to obtain real-time relevant information from 240 care homes located in the region of Asturias, Spain, in which, at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, 12,939 older people were living in.

The system provides information on the capacity of care homes and facilities, the impact of the disease among residents and staff and information about personal protective equipment (PPE), cleaning and disinfection needs. The tool is based on e-questionnaires for professionals, with an average response time of 18 minutes.