Ministry of Health prepares emergency winter response plan

Jordan

Published: 2020-09-17 14:53

Last Updated: 2024-04-20 07:16


Ministry of Health prepares emergency winter response plan
Ministry of Health prepares emergency winter response plan

The Jordanian government is ready to implement the emergency response plan for the upcoming winter season in light of the coronavirus crisis, announced the Ministry of Health on Thursday.

The emergency plan prepared by the Ministry's Crisis Management Directorate, in coordination with the directors of health affairs and hospital directors, involves the provision of medical material including medicines, vaccines, medical consumables, dialysis filters, intravenous solutions, laboratory supplies, and dental supplies.

The plan also involves the provision of power generators, vehicles, ambulances, means of communication to receive cases in harsh weather conditions.

The Ministry is also working on clarifying the tasks and responsibilities as well as internal cooperation between institutions and ministries, in order to preserve the health and safety of citizens.

The Ministry established official emergency hotlines for inquiries, run by the Ministry's Main Operations Center, to cater to citizens’ needs.

The ministry called on citizens to contact them through the following numbers or email:

Phone: 065200230 / Fax 065057921
Phone 065065768 / Fax 065065756
Email: [email protected]