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Washington Post published this video item, entitled “Inside this California hospital, a ‘constant battle’ against covid-19” – below is their description.
Coronavirus cases in California are surging to record highs and hospitals are overrun. At St. Mary Medical Center, a hospital in the desert town of Apple Valley, the ICU has burst its capacity. Patients undergo triage in a parking lot tent and the hospital’s lobbies and hallways have become makeshift covid wards. Exhausted staff fear the worst is still to come. Read more: https://wapo.st/3ndD5ka. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK
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