Taiwan overview

535

cases

7

DEATHS

491

recovered

1.3%

Fatality Rate

91.8%

Recovery Rate

travel ban and restrictions due to the coronavirus in Taiwan

due to Coronavirus Travel
Restrictions and Bans in Taiwan:

1. Passengers are not allowed to transit Chinese Taipei until 30 April 2020. 2. Passengers are not allowed to enter Chinese Taipei. - This does not apply to passengers with a Chinese Taipei (on the cover: Republic of China Taiwan) passport. - This does not apply to passengers with an Alien Resident Certificate. - This does not apply to personnel on diplomatic or official business. - This does not apply to passengers who can prove they are fulfilling commercial and contractual obligations, or passengers requiring special permission. - This does not apply to passengers with a visa with "SPECIAL ENTRY PERMIT FOR COVID-19 OUTBREAK" stated on remarks. 3. Passengers allowed to enter must observe a 14-day home quarantine upon arrival.

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.