What is PHEIC (国际公共卫生紧急事件)?

A PHEIC is defined in the IHR (2005) as, “an extraordinary event which is determined to constitute a public health risk to other States through the international spread of disease and to potentially require a coordinated international response”.


* PHEIC – Public Health Emergency of International Concerns 国际公共卫生紧急事件

* IHR (2005) – International Health Regulations (2005) (click to download full document) 国际卫生条例(2005)英文全文(点击下载)


  • serious, sudden, unusual or unexpected; 严重、突然、不寻常、意外
  • carries implications for public health beyond the affected State’s national border; and 对公共卫生的影响很可能超出受影响国国界;并且
  • may require immediate international action. 可能需要立即采取国际行动