Frequently Asked Questions
What Does Compass Do?
Compass is a free-to-use, SMS platform that can be used 24/7 to allow for asynchronous information dissemination and supply chain connectivity pertaining to maximizing social impact.
How Can I Use Compass?
Compass is an SMS-based platform, meaning that it can be used on any devices that supports SMS texting. To start, all you have to do is text the Compass number associated with a clinic of interest. Please note that standard data and messaging rates may apply.
How Is My Information Used?
Compass does not store any identifying information beyond a user's age and zip code. Through our technical workflow combined with secure database integration, we are able to maintain HIPAA compliance with protected health information (PHI). Upon completion, Compass grants users a unique, randomized code that can be given at partnering community housing and testing centers that connects to your answers and Compass-provided recommendation.
Is Compass Free to Use?
Yes, Compass is completely free to use for the end user!
How Can I Help?
We are currently looking for nonprofit and community partners to implement Compass with! Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like more information.