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  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    The first official reports of Covid-19 infections among Kiwi health workers

    The first official reports of Covid-19 infections among Kiwi health workers


    They include about 20 support and care workers, working in hospitals and in the community -as well as 17 nurses, seven administrative staff, seven doctors and three medical students.

    ASMS Executive director Sarah Dalton says tracking those numbers is critical.

    She says it's a useful statistic, both in terms of monitoring how we're are dealing with the outbreak -- and how effectively frontline medical workers are being protected.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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