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

Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Financial aid to health services
Level of Jurisdiction: National

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