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Nurses discuss pandemic challenges during national week that honors them

The past year has been especially tough for health care workers on the frontline of the pandemic. This week, we celebrated nurses and their dedication to the community. Orlando Oliveros’s passion for health care started with his son. “He was born very premature; he had a hole in his heart. And he spent seven months […]

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Lee Health calling for more ICU nurses and beds as COVID cases increase

Lee Health officials are looking for more ICU nurses since the number of ICU beds are already limited due to the recent spike in coronavirus cases. A representative with Lee Health says that just 11% of their ICU beds are available currently because of the rise in COVID-19 patients coming to the hospital. “We are […]