Over 850 medical professionals and administrative officers from the private sector have volunteered to serve in Daegu, the federal government introduced Friday.
Having recruited medical professionals to volunteer to work within the Daegu space from the 24th of this month, 853 have volunteered as of 9 a.m. at this time,” Kim Gang-lip, vice nicely being minister, stated Friday. Kim moreover serves on the federal authorities’s central response group.
By occupation, the volunteers include 58 doctors, 257 nurses, 201 nurse’s aides and 110 scientific laboratory technicians, and 90 people educated in hospital administration and different associated fields.
The number of doctors volunteering has greater than doubled from yesterday, when the determine got here to 24.
Kim, urged medical professionals to volunteer, saying they might be given adequate monetary compensation and the federal government would take different measures to acknowledge their work.
Volunteers will be given two weeks of paid go away after working within the space for 2 weeks, and the monetary compensation for private sector people will probably be increased than that given throughout the MERS outbreak in 2015.
During the MERS outbreak in 2015, doctors have been compensated between 450,000 received ($370) and 550,000 received per day.