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The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has started using a new system to gather, compile and report COVID-19 data that will allow test results to be sent in digitally rather than by fax.

The Health Center Real-time Information-sharing System — or HER-SYS, as abbreviated by the health ministry, which began using it in May — will allow all 31 test centers in Tokyo from Monday to send test results to the metropolitan government with computers and tablets.

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