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Coronavirus in China: Officials rush to build hospital in 10 days

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

China is rushing to build a 1,000-bed hospital in just 10 days to treat patients at the epicenter of the new coronavirus, which has killed at least 26 people and infected about 830.
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China building a hospital to treat virus, expands lockdowns

China building a hospital to treat virus, expands lockdowns

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By YANAN WANG
BEIJING - China announced Friday that it is swiftly building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with a new virus that has killed 26 people, sickened hundreds and prompted unprecedented lockdowns of cities during the country's most important holiday.
On the eve of the Lunar New Year, transportation was shut down in at least 13 cities home to more than 36 million people. The cities are Wuhan, where the illness has been concentrated, and nine of its neighbors in central China's Hubei province.
“To address the insufficiency of existing medical resources,” Wuhan...
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China is building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with deadly coronavirus

China is building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with deadly coronavirus

2 monthes ago   |   By WBALTV

The facility will be a prefabricated structure on a 270,000-square-foot lot, slated for completion Feb. 3.
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