23 January 2020 – Distributed clinical information to medical professionals on how to diagnose and treat COVID-19

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Health services
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Government of South Africa developed guidelines and case definitions for doctors and nurses in the public and private sectors. The guidelines include information on how to treat and respond to a possible case of COVID-19.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/novel-coronavirus-23-jan-2020-0000