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Hospitals have been preparing for coronavirus uptick

Axios, Feb. 27, 2020

February 27, 2020

Hospitals have been preparing for coronavirus uptick

Shruti Gohil, an infectious disease doctor [associate medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention] at the University of California Irvine, said her hospital system and others always have emergency plans for these types of outbreaks and disasters. Their planning ramped up in January after more cases were coming out of China.