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Flu epidemic stretching capacity at hospitals across country

in News · 05-01-2018 14:27:00 · 0 Comments

This winter’s flu epidemic is reportedly stretching capacity at hospitals across the country.

Flu epidemic stretching capacity at hospitals across country

This, newspaper Diário de Notícias reports, despite the epidemic not having peaked yet. In recent days the Santa Maria and São Jose hospitals in Lisbon had to activate their contingency plans to cope with the influx of flu patients. Last month the National Health Service announced the Algarve’s main health centres would also be open longer hours to help manage the epidemic. 

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Edition 1458
13 January 2018
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