29 January 2020 – Covered the cost of COVID-19 testing and treatment

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: Testing and tracing
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Ministry of Health and Welfare announced it would pay for all expenses related to testing of suspected cases and treatment of those infected with COVID-19 in South Korea.
Full details here: https://en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20200128009400320