Health insurance

(1)     At the 12th session (April 1952: CO-ORDINATION/R.124) CCAQ, having been consulted by TAB, recommended that medical and hospitalization expenses of fellows and scholars should be covered to the extent of $ 1,000 through compulsory insurance under a joint policy; WHO undertook to work out a scheme.

Medical care and medical facilities

(1)     At the first part of the 22nd session (January and March 1961: CO-ORDINATION/R.351, para.bn27) CCAQ agreed that in emergency circumstances at any duty station where medical treatment could not be obtained locally organizations might pay travel costs of staff to the nearest point where adequate treatment could be obtained. Normally, however, this would be confined to:

  1. isolated areas where there were no medical facilities whatever, and