17 March 2020 – Began recruitment of people to work in health service during crisis

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
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Irish Government began a recruitment campaign called “Be on call for Ireland” encouraging people to work in the public health services. By 23 March 2020, 60,000 people had registred
Full details here: https://www.hse.ie/eng/services/news/newsfeatures/covid19-updates/oncall/