08 April 2020 – Funded free laboratory screening and protective equipment for frontline medical staff

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: Healthcare workers
Sectors Involved: Testing and tracing
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Thai Government extended funding to the National Health Security Office to support costs of prevention and treatment, including for free laboratory testing for Thai citizens who meet surveillance criteria, as well as protective equipment for ambulance and healthcare workers.
Full details here: https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/searo/thailand/2020-04-8-tha-sitrep-46-covid19-final.pdf?sfvrsn=8063b34c_0