Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has ordered the preparation of plans to build temporary COVID-19 hospitals in all province capitals, Health Minister Adam Niedzielski has announced.
PM Mateusz Morawiecki and Health Minister Adam Niedzielski will hold a press conference to announce new coronavirus-related restrictions after a meeting of the Government Crisis Management Team, which will start at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday.
PM says “98 percent” of schools operating normally, while special shopping hours for seniors return.
Polish Health Minister Adam Niedzielski announced at a press conference on Tuesday a "zero tolerance policy" for non-compliance with the restrictions imposed amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Health Minister Adam Niedzielski on Thursday announced a change in the approach towards COVID-19, from the spring defence against a pandemic to a "flexible risk management" in the fall.
President Andrzej Duda on Wednesday appointed Zbigniew Rau as the new foreign minister and Adam Niedzielski as the new health minister. Rau replaces Jacek Czaputowicz, while Niedzielski takes over for Łukasz Szumowski.
Adam Niedzielski, named by the PM as the new Polish health minister, said on Friday that he wanted to base his actions on dialogue, openness and cooperation. He added that he would present a new coronavirus strategy for the autumn after he was appointed.
Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki has stated that the new ministers, experienced professionals, namely Adam Niedzielski and Zbigniew Rau, "will be the foundation of our team strengthening Poland."
To-date National Health Fund (NFZ) head Adam Niedzielski will be Poland's new health minister, PM Mateusz Morawiecki announced on Thursday. Niedzielski will replace former health minister Łukasz Szumowski.