Lithuania overview

9,578

cases

129

DEATHS

4,015

recovered

1.3%

Fatality Rate

41.9%

Recovery Rate

travel ban and restrictions due to the coronavirus in Lithuania

due to Coronavirus Travel
Restrictions and Bans in Lithuania:

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter Lithuania. -This does not apply to: - nationals and residents of Lithuania - diplomats accredited to Lithuania - NATO personnel and personnel working for them and their family members - passengers with permission by issued by the respective minister and by the government. 2.Passengers allowed to enter must arrive at Vilnius (VNO), Kaunas (KUN), Palanga (PLQ) or Siauliai (SQQ) 3.Transit through Lithuania is possible only for passengers traveling in groups on their way back to their country of residence. They must be escorted to the international border crossing points. 4.Flights with a permission issued by the Lithuanian Transport Safety Administration under the order of the Minister of Transport and Communications can operate to Lithuania. 5.Returning nationals and residents of Lithuania are subject to 14 days isolation. 6.Airline crew must be in isolation until the day of departure, but no longer than 14 days.

Advice on the use of masks in the context of COVID-19

This document provides advice on the use of masks in communities, during home care, and in health care settings in areas that have reported cases of COVID-19. It is intended for individuals in the community, public health and infection prevention and control (IPC) professionals, health care managers, health care workers (HCWs), and community health workers. This updated version includes a section on Advice to decision makers on the use of masks for healthy people in community settings.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak: rights,roles and responsibilities of health workers, including key considerations for occupational safety and health

Health workers are at the front line of the COVID-19 outbreak response and as such are exposed to hazards that put them at risk of infection. Hazards include pathogen exposure, long working hours, psychological distress, fatigue, occupational burnout, stigma, and physical and psychological violence. This document highlights the rights and responsibilities of health workers, including the specific measures needed to protect occupational safety and health.