16 March 2020 – Additional screening measures extended to arrivals from Europe

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Type of Intervention: Case identification, contact tracing and related measures
Sectors Involved: Airport health check
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: In light of 4 new confirmed cases from airport quarantine during 14-15 March, the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged all travelers to take caution. The Special Entry Procedure has been extended to travelers from all European regions, which requires the traveler to provide a confirmed contact information and report their symptoms daily for the next 14 days via self-diagnosis app on their mobile device.
Full details here: https://www.cdc.go.kr/board/board.es?mid=a30402000000&bid=0030&act=view&list_no=366568&tag=&nPage=4