The announcement, signed by Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul, states that Covid-19 is now included in the scope of public health services available to those covered under the National Health Security Act BE 2545 (2002).
The Act covers standard public health services provided to low-income earners, old people, children under 12, monks, war veterans and more, in exchange for Bt30. Thais commonly refer to this scheme as the “Bt30 universal health coverage”.
Published : April 03, 2020
By : THE NATION