Foreign nationals without NHI cards left out of mask rationing plan

02/04/2020 09:28 PM
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Taipei, Feb. 4 (CNA) When a new rationing system for surgical masks takes effect Thursday, all customers will be required to present their national health insurance (NHI)cards at pharmacies and drugstores to buy the masks, but a plan is still being worked out for those foreign nationals who do not have NHI coverage, the health ministry said Tuesday.


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