Hospitals near a breaking point with latest influx of COVID patients

The Biden administration is pressing to ship more COVID test kits to schools amid growing criticism of shortages as infections pile up nationwide. But for hospitals dealing with the surge the worst is far from over. In the city of Rochester in New York state, hospitals are so over capacity and under-staffed that many are asking ambulances to take patients elsewhere. William Brangham reports.

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COVID in schools, COVID testing kits, COVID-19, Omicron, omicron surge PBS NewsHour – Nation

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