30 March 2020 – Provided free treatment for all COVID-19 patients

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
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: King Salman Bin Abdulaziz issued a royal decree stating that all COVID-19 positive patients and all COVID-19 suspected cases will receive free treatment and care in governmental and private hospitals.

This decree includes the treatment of violators of residence, labor, or border security laws.
Full details here: https://www.moh.gov.sa/en/Ministry/MediaCenter/News/Pages/News-2020-03-30-005.aspx