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[COVID-19] Guidelines for Reimposing the State of Emergency

May 14, 2020

The government closely monitors, analyzes and assesses changes in infection situation of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and, following the basic policy outlined in April 7, will respond expeditiously to a sign of explosive spread of infection.

 
Guidelines
The decision will be comprehensively made based on the following criteria:

1) Infection situation;
    (1) Cumulative number of reported cases per 100,000 people in the most recent week;
    (2) Doubling time in the most recent week; and
    (3) Ration of cases with unidentified routs of transmission in the most recent week

   * referring also to effective reprodaction number, situation of PCR tests

2) Medical service system
    (1) Transition of number of patients with severe symptoms
    (2) Transition of number of hospitalized patients
 
Guidelines for Reimposing the State of Emergency
 

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