Two Polish volunteers who were injured while delivering aid near the front line in Ukraine have been taken to a hospital in Lublin, eastern Poland, the health ministry spokesman has said.
Poland is preparing to step up the transfer of Ukrainian hospital patients, including wounded soldiers, to other European countries, with some going to Polish hospitals, a health ministry spokesman has told PAP.
A Polish military transport aircraft has left Warsaw airport for Zagreb to pick up 10 people injured in Saturday's coach crash in Croatia, the Polish health ministry’s spokesperson announced on Wednesday morning.
Anybody suspected of being infected with monkeypox will be sent to hospital and isolated, a health ministry spokesman has told PAP.
The head of Poland's main opposition party has criticised the government's latest move to include pregnancy information in a nationwide medical system, saying that it "persecutes women."
The Polish government wants a mobile identity-card application to have the same legal standing that the actual identification card has.
The health minister has announced that Poland will extend the validity period of Covid vaccination certificates indefinitely for people who have received a booster jab.
Poland’s health ministry said it would await the results of clinical trials on a fourth Covid vaccination despite the European Medicines Agency recommendation on Wednesday for a second booster jab for people over the age of 80.
Poland is prepared for the “worst-case scenario” in the Russia-Ukraine war, and is ready to provide medical care to refugees who come to Poland, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Health has said.
The health ministry is considering a measure that would allow access for Polish workers to no-cost Covid-19 testing, the ministry's spokesman has said.