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Korea: NHIS extends COVID-19 relief to foreign residents korea, Republic of

koreaherald.com (11.04.2020) Foreign subscribers of South Korea’s national health insurance are eligible for premium assistance in a COVID-19 bailout, the state health care service said Saturday. From July 16, 2019, foreign residents staying over six months are required to enroll in the national…

Foreign subscribers of South Korea’s national health insurance are eligible for premium assistance in a COVID-19 bailout, the state health care service said Saturday. From July 16, 2019, foreign residents staying over six months are required to enroll in the national health insurance plan.…

Foreign subscribers of South Korea’s national health insurance are eligible for premium assistance in a COVID-19 bailout, the state health care service said Saturday.

The National Health Insurance Service said the lower 20 percent of the income bracket will receive about 30 to 50 perc

Health, Health Insurance, Compliance and Contribution Collection, Financing covid19 Published Measures summary http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20200411000091 mmarquez
Korea: Temporary reduction of contribution rates to health insurance korea, Republic of

koreaherald.com (11.03.2020) The National Health Insurance Service said the lower 20 percent of the income bracket will receive about 30 to 50 percent reduction in premiums from March through May. For the worst-affected Daegu and North Gyeongsang Province’s Gyeongsan, Cheongdo and Bonghwa, the…

HIS is offering a 50% reduction temporary reduciton (2 months from March to May 2020) in health insurance contributions for the bottom 50% insurance payment profile based on the amount of contribution paid in the special disaster areas (e.g., Daegu, etc.) or for the bottom 20% insurance payment…

Health, Compliance and Contribution Collection, Financing covid19 Published Measures summary http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20200411000091 mmarquez
Korea: Classification of severity of infections to distribute attention to COVID-19 patients korea, Republic of

wwwnc.cdc.gov (17.09.2020) The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) classified the severity of COVID-19 into very severe, severe, mild, and asymptomatic (15) (Appendix Table 1). Mild COVID-19 is defined as alert and meeting >1 of the following conditions: <50 years old…

NHIS provides quarantine authorities with information regarding the possibility of underlying health conditions for patients infected with COVID-19 to enable efficient treatment. If COVID-19 is confirmed, patients are classified and treated based on severity of symptoms and presence of…

NHIS provides quarantine authorities with information regarding the possibility of underlying health conditions for patients infected with COVID-19 to enable efficient treatment. If COVID-19 is confirmed, patients are classified and treated based on severity of symptoms and presence of underlying

Health, Health Insurance covid19, customer_services, service delivery Published Measures summary https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/10/20-1460_article mmarquez
Health workers to get Sh3b coronavirus risk allowance kenya

The new allowances,ranging between Sh5,000 and Sh20,000 for different cadres of health workers including doctors,nurses,laboratory technicians were to be paid for three months from April 1. The medics had threatened to down tools if they do not get the allowances in July.

Doctors,…

Health, Cash transfers, Social assistance covid19 Published Measures summary https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001379748/all-set-for-healthcare-worke… socpro
Reopening New Jersey: Murphy announces NJ Small Business Lease Program united states

Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey announced a new relief program for small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Small Business Lease - Emergency Assistance Grant Program (SBL-EAGP) will allow businesses in 64 eligible municipalities to apply for grants of up to $10,000 for…

Housing, Employment covid19 Published Measures summary https://abc7ny.com/business/murphy-announces-nj-small-business-lease-program-/6… socpro
Puducherry CM announces Rs 1 lakh relief to kin of COVID-19 victims india

Families of the people who succumbed to COVID-19 will be provided Rs 1 Lakh from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund on behalf of the government.

Cash transfers, Social assistance covid19, family Published Measures summary https://www.bignewsnetwork.com/news/265873977/puducherry-cm-announces-rs-1-lakh… socpro
Grants to help Pittsburg businesses,meal programs united states

The city of Pittsburg has received funding through the federal Community Development Block Grant-Coronavirus program to help local businesses affected by the pandemic.

To be eligible for a grant,entities must be a for-profit business and must retain jobs for low- to moderate-income…

Employment, Cash transfers covid19 Published Measures summary https://www.joplinglobe.com/coronavirus/grants-to-help-pittsburg-businesses-mea… socpro
Govt. begins disbursing COVID-19 frontline allowance maldives

The Maldivian government has begun disbursing the frontline allowance introduced for workers on the frontlines of the battle to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

The payment is for all workers who have worked on the frontlines since March 7,when the coronavirus outbreak began,…

Health, Cash transfers covid19 Published Measures summary https://en.sun.mv/61993 socpro
Las ayudas del Gobierno para quienes se aíslen por caso de COVID-19 en su familia colombia

The cash transfer "Ingreso Solidario" will be extended to employees with COVID-19. Formal employees (with a contract with a company) that must isolate or become incapacitated to work due to a suspicion or diagnosis of having coronavirus will be able to receive a financial benefit…

Cash sickness benefits, Cash transfers covid19 Published Measures summary https://www.bluradio.com/economia/las-ayudas-del-gobierno-para-quienes-se-aisle… socpro
CM announces Rs 1,000 each for Anganwadi & Asha workers,free travel for women in UTC buses india

Dehradun: Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced that Rs 1,000 would be credited into the accounts of each Anganwadi and Asha worker in the State. This will benefit about 50,000 Anganwadi and Asha workers.

An accredited social health activist (ASHA) is a community health worker…

Health, Social assistance covid19 Published Measures summary https://www.dailypioneer.com/2020/state-editions/cm-announces-rs-1-000-each-for… socpro
State launches hazard pay program for health workers united states

Vermont: Health care and public safety employers whose employees worked to respond to COVID-19 will be eligible for hazard pay grant funding.

The grants are available for employers whose staffs worked between March 13 and May 15. Vermont’s Front-Line Employees Hazard Pay Grant Program…

Health, Cash transfers covid19 Published Measures summary https://www.samessenger.com/news/state-launches-hazard-pay-program-for-health-w… socpro
Centre releases Rs 890 crore as 2nd installment of emergency Covid-19 package to 22 states/UTs india

Centre has released over 890 crore rupees as the second installment of the COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health System Preparedness Package to 22 States and Union Territories.

The financial aid will be used for strengthening of public health facilities infrastructure for testing…

Health, Financing covid19 Published Measures summary https://newsroompost.com/india/centre-releases-rs-890-crore-as-2nd-installment-… socpro
Personal de salud recibirá compensación salarial por Covid-19 en Oaxaca mexico

Oaxaca: The Oaxaca State Congress approved the granting of a monthly compensation proportional to 20 percent of the salary received by health personnel currently in service,during the Covid-19 health emergency.

Health, Cash transfers covid19 Published Measures summary https://www.excelsior.com.mx/nacional/personal-de-salud-recibira-compensacion-s… socpro
Italy passes $29bn stimulus package for COVID-19 recovery italy

Employers calling back workers,who were put on redundancy in the previous months due to the COVID-19 crisis,will be allowed a 100 per cent cut of social contribution payments for four months.

Employment, Cash transfers, Compliance and Contribution Collection covid19 Published Measures summary https://menafn.com/1100602567/Italy-passes-29bn-stimulus-package-for-COVID-19-r… socpro
Los Jardines maternales reciben hoy aporte de $150 mil argentina

The Government of Río Negro will give $150,000 to the 43 kindergartens of the province as part of the assistance promised by the governor,Arabela Carreras,in the face of the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The objective is that these institutions can maintain their activity…

Family benefits covid19, family Published Measures summary https://www.adnrionegro.com.ar/2020/08/los-jardines-maternales-reciben-hoy-un-a… socpro
Italy passes $29bn stimulus package for COVID-19 recovery italy

A specific measure to help businesses and employment in the less-developed southern regions was delivered,providing for a 30 per cent cut of social contribution payments to companies for all of their employees (and not just for new hiring) starting from October 1.

Employment, Cash transfers, Compliance and Contribution Collection covid19 Published Measures summary https://menafn.com/1100602567/Italy-passes-29bn-stimulus-package-for-COVID-19-r… socpro
El Gobierno dará un subsidio a las familias de los fallecidos por coronavirus argentina

The State will pay a compensation of $15,000 to the families of those who died from coronavirus. The Subsidio de Contención Familiar (Family Containment Subsidy) is a benefit that has been provided since 2006 and that covered the death of beneficiaries of the SIPA (Argentine Integrated Pension…

Cash transfers, Family benefits covid19, coverage Published Measures summary https://www.newsdigitales.com/coronavirus-covid19/subsidio-coronavirus/ socpro
Italy passes $29bn stimulus package for COVID-19 recovery italy

18-week extension of public funding for workers put in temporary redundancy schemes.

Companies accessing the schemes,however,will have to put on hold any cut to their workforce in the same period.

Employment, Cash transfers, Unemployment covid19 Published Measures summary https://menafn.com/1100602567/Italy-passes-29bn-stimulus-package-for-COVID-19-r… socpro
Trump signs 4 executive actions on coronavirus relief united states

President Donald Trump signed multiple executive actions that create a payroll tax holiday for those making less than $100,000 annually. The employee portion of the payroll tax would be deferred from Aug. 1 through the end of the year.

The 7% tax on employee income covers the Medicare…

Compliance and Contribution Collection covid19 Published Measures summary https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-sign-executive-orders-coronavirus-relief/… socpro
Tamil Nadu COVID-19 Wrap: CM announces financial assistance to ambulance drivers; Less than 1000 cases in Chennai india

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday announced a financial assistance of Rs. 5,000 to ‘108’ ambulance drivers and emergency medical technicians involved in the fight against COVID-19.

Health, Cash transfers, Social assistance covid19 Published Measures summary https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/chennai/covid-19-in-tamil-nadu-updates… socpro
Trump signs 4 executive actions on coronavirus relief united states

Trump on Saturday signed a memorandum that provides $400 a week for additional unemployment insurance benefits -- down from the $600 benefit that expired July 31.

The federal government will pay 75%. Supposedly,the states will come up with money to fund the remainder.

Unemployment covid19 Published Measures summary https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-sign-executive-orders-coronavirus-relief/… socpro
Rs 2,000 encouragement allowance for ASHA facilitators india

Dehradun: Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced Rs 2,000 encouragement allowance for ASHA facilitators. An ASHA facilitator is expected to be a mentor,guide and counselor to the ASHA workers and also monitor their progress,the CM said.

An accredited social health activist (ASHA…

Health, Cash transfers, Social assistance covid19 Published Measures summary https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/dehradun/rs-2000-encouragement-allowan… socpro
Folk artists welcome govt decision to give Covid relief in cash india

Trichy district,India. The folk artists have welcomed state government’s decision to provide Rs 1,000 as Covid-19 relief to them. According to data,a total of 1,999 artists have been registered with the welfare board of folk artists.

Cash transfers, Difficult to cover group covid19 Published Measures summary https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/trichy/folk-artists-welcome-govt-decis… socpro
Zimbabwe: 4 332 Apply for Youth Relief Fund zimbabwe

A $17 million relief fund to support youth-led businesses and associations to mitigate the effects of Covid-19 on their operations has been set up by Government.

Beneficiaries are set to receive between $3 000 and $5 000 each.

Priority would be given to youth organisations…

Cash transfers, Difficult to cover group covid19 Published Measures summary https://allafrica.com/stories/202005040338.html socpro
COVID-19 cash aid goes digital to accelerate distribution philippines, the

The government launched on Thursday an online cash relief system aimed at speeding up the distribution of financial aid amid the coronavirus crisis.

Low-income families from areas under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) are expected to receive ₱5,000 to ₱8,000 worth of assistance under…

Family benefits, Cash transfers covid19, digital platforms, family Published Measures summary https://cnnphilippines.com/news/2020/5/14/reliefagad-covid-19-cash-aid.html?fbc… socpro