Illustrative image of an intensive care unit.
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The first medical evacuation of four coronavirus patients hospitalized in Reunion Island to the metropolis is scheduled this week to desaturate the island's hospitals, said the director of the ARS during a press conference Tuesday in Saint-Denis de The meeting.
"The Ministry of Health wants to be able to organize for the first time by the end of this week an unprecedented medical evacuation operation from Reunion Island to the Metropolis," said Martine Ladoucette, director of the Regional Health Agency (ARS), adding that this concerns “four patients”.
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