23 March 2020 – Government calls for final-year medical students and retired medical professionals

Type of Intervention: Other Announcement
Sectors Involved: Executive Office, Health
Intervention Categories: Non-governmental interventions; Individual responses
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Presidential Commission for the Prevention and Care of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Overview: National Government calls last year medical students and retired health professionals to join the fight against COVID-19
Full details here: http://vicepresidencia.gob.ve/gobierno-bolivariano-llama-a-estudiantes-de-medicina-y-a-profesionales-jubilados-de-la-salud-a-sumarse-en-el-combate-contra-el-covid-19/

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Learning from other jurisdictions
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – academic, National – government, International – government