01 February 2020 – Health conditions monitored of those who have returned from Wuhan

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Case identification, contact tracing and related measures
Sectors Involved: Enhance detection system
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: PM Abe said on 1 February: “In addition, we have been implementing virus screening for the 565 people who have returned from Wuhan by yesterday, regardless of whether they are presenting with symptoms. Even for those individuals who have tested negative, we are thoroughly monitoring health condition of each and every person under appropriate controls, by stationing doctors at all accommodation facilities on a round-the clock basis.”
Full details here: http://japan.kantei.go.jp/98_abe/actions/202002/_00001.html