COVID-19 PUBLIC ADVISORY NO. 18: ON THE TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF OVERSEAS DEPLOYMENT OF HEALTH CARE WORKERS

COVID-19 PUBLIC ADVISORY NO. 18: ON THE TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF OVERSEAS DEPLOYMENT OF HEALTH CARE WORKERS

The Embassy informs the public that the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has issued Governing  Board Resolution No. 09 mandating the temporary suspension of overseas deployment of all health care workers until the national state of emergency in the Philippines to address the COVID-19 pandemic is lifted and until COVID-19-related travel restrictions are lifted in destination countries.

The complete POEA Governing Board Resolution, which enumerates the professions included in the suspension of overseas deployment, are attached below.

For the information and guidance of all.