Need a COVID-19 health pass app?

Learn how you can carry your COVID-19 vaccination or test results


A smart way to return to society

Digital Health Pass is designed to enable businesses with an efficient way to verify health credentials for employees, customers, fans and travelers entering their site based on their own criteria. 

Privacy is key. The digital wallet can allow individuals to maintain control of their personal health information and determine what they share, with whom, and for what purpose.

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Travel and transportation

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How the travel and transportation industry can use Digital Health Pass (02:09)

Travel and transportation

Cruise ships, airlines, hotels and travel authorities could implement Digital Health Pass to verify COVID-19 health credentials for travelers prior to a visit.

Sports and entertainment

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Sports and entertainment

Stadiums, amusement parks and concert venues looking to bring back fans could set the criteria for COVID-19 health credentials and entry requirements.


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How your COVID-19 taskforce can bring employees back to the workplace with IBM Digital Health Pass (02:27)


Companies can coordinate re-entry policies and workflows by group. For example, employers can verify if employees meet site requirements before entering—whether it’s an office or warehouse.

Public health

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Public health

As federal, state and local agencies roll out COVID-19 testing and vaccination programs, verifiable digital credentialing can help support the re-opening of businesses.

Colleges and universities

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Colleges and universities

As campuses prepare for a fully in-person fall semester, Digital Health Pass can provide students and visitors with a convenient option to share COVID-19 test results or vaccination status.

Why Digital Health Pass?


Key features of IBM Digital Health Pass


Concept insights

Adopt a decentralized identity architecture that can help minimize the need to collect or store personal data.

Open standards

Movement in overlapping networks

Exchange and verify credentials data with W3C standards across a global network.

Secured verification

data security

Allows organizations to verify credentials without having access to an individual’s underlying information.

How it works

Digital Health Pass is designed for various entities

For issuers

Pharmacies and labs can issue COVID-19 verifiable credentials—such as test results or vaccine certificates—and send to an individual’s smartphone.

For individuals

An individual can receive health credentials, load them into their smartphone and share with an organization as proof of health status.

For verifiers

Check the health and safety of employees and individuals upon entrance—whether it’s the workplace, a stadium, airport or elsewhere.

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