UAE to Issue National Emergency Anti-H1N1 Plan

23 July 2009 (Last Updated July 23rd, 2009 18:30)

The UAE is set to release a mandatory national emergency plan for the H1N1 influenza virus, a senior health official said. The action plan will be binding for all stakeholders and will upgrade the national anti-H1N1 plan, Gulf News reports. Increasing the number of beds in

The UAE is set to release a mandatory national emergency plan for the H1N1 influenza virus, a senior health official said.

The action plan will be binding for all stakeholders and will upgrade the national anti-H1N1 plan, Gulf News reports.

Increasing the number of beds in hopsitals for infected patients and making vaccines available by the start of the academic year are government priorities, the newspaper said.