Mental health a priority, says minister

Wani Roslan

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar shared that mental health is a priority, especially for the frontliners battling COVID-19.

“We are concerned about the mental health of the frontliners and there will be special sessions for those who are in need,” he said. For the public, the minister explained that the Ministry of Health (MoH) together with the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) and the Ministry of Finance and Economy (MoFE) is now producing a mobile application explaining the risks and other matters relating to COVID-19.

The new application will be launched in the near future.