EU to fund transfer of Covid-19 patients between countries as strain on hospitals grows

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “EU to fund transfer of Covid-19 patients between countries as strain on hospitals grows” – below is their description.

    The European Union will finance the transfer of patients across borders within the bloc to prevent hospitals from getting overwhelmed as Covid-19 infections and hospitalizations spike in the continent.

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