The population’s income security and capability to function refers to society’s capability to provide comprehensive social security and social and health care services. These prevent social exclusion, promote harmony in society and support the population to independently cope with difficulties.
VThe authorities maintain specific detection and monitoring systems such as a disease register and a radiation control system to manage epidemics and other threats to health. Measures are taken to prepare for crises affecting health by guaranteeing access to pharmaceuticals, medical devices and supplies in all security situations.
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