20 January 2020 – Ministry of Health adopts precautionary measures including surveillance of travellers from and to China

Type of Intervention: Advisory
Sectors Involved: Health
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Health

Overview: Statement (No. 1) on the outbreak of the new coronavirus (2019- nCOV) In the People’s Republic of China
Full details here: https://www.moh.gov.om/en/-/-1-2019-nco-1

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – government
Evidence/Justification: Infectious control committee at Ministry of health