Roles and Responsibilities
Closely watch, monitor, proceed or set up implementation procedures to get rid of or prevent the outbreak of disease including any international threat against the public health according to the Communicable Disease Act B.E.2523, the International Health Regulations B.E.2548 and other related laws. Also it has to improve the main capacity of country’s accessing channels in various aspects such as communications, main capacity in normal situation and how to deal with emergency incident on public health that may spread to other countries.
Monitor, screen and vaccinate passenger coming from communicable zone of Yellow Fever countries (Africa and South America) in order to prevent Thailand from the outbreak of disease. Such countries are
33 countries in Africa
1 Republic of Angola
3 Burkina Faso
7 Central African Republic
17 Cote d’Ivoire
19 Equatorial Guinea
22 Sao Tome and Principe
24 Sierra Leone
27 South Sudan
31 Democratic Republic of the Congo
13 countries in South America
6 French Guiana
12 Trinidad and Tobago
- Monitor and control hygiene of places and areas (food, vehicle, environment, insect/animal carriers) as well as get rid of those that may endanger to the health of people
- Watch, control, prevent and follow the news and situations of communicable disease
- Disseminate information and news about communicable disease to passenger and related people.
Location: Exit gateway into international arrivals.