01 April 2020 – Implemented a national protocol for healthcare providers in dealing with COVID-19

Intervention Categories: Planning and strategy; Creation of or release of plans
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The Dutch Government has implemented a national action protocol for dealing with COVID-19, involving isolation, contact investigation and monitoring of patients to minimise the chance of spreading the infection. All municipal health services (GGD) and hospitals have been informed about the protocols in place, including how to take care of patients and what measures to take.
Full details here: https://www.rivm.nl/en/novel-coronavirus-covid-19