02 January 2020 – Response team established for mystery Wuhan pneumonia epidemic

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Executive Office, Health
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC)

Overview: Response Team was set up to respond to the mystery pneumonia epidemic in Wuhan. Alerted medical facilities to inquire and report suspected cases.
Full details here: https://www.cdc.gov.tw/Bulletin/Detail/g9UhvECqZ9jRayWsVjrl1A?typeid=9

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Perception of an increased threat to the country, Considered a necessary escalation of current measures