COVID-19 video diaries from front-line workers in Nevada

At the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, front-line workers are seeing increased cases of COVID-19 among the unvaccinated as cases surge in the United States.
2:12 | 07/22/21

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Transcript for COVID-19 video diaries from front-line workers in Nevada
Death poll from this disease is. Unbearable basically whether. Three living. Good morning Carney and quite funny lines. Sadly the news it's not good. We continue to see any increase. In the total amount of daily basis not just in positive tests in the city but also in hospitalizations. It's been getting higher every week must affect patients and acts needed and our Mary spent on and a leaders with lots of trips specification current group of patients seems get sick quicker. Then that the patients that we sob with the earlier called an outbreak and we're also. Seen. For the most part a younger group of patients. We've had many patients that. Have told us that they wish they had been vaccinated. Sadly it's too late by the time they. Get to us. Current queen that that doctors are talking about doing Chechnya Phineas. These patients. Between an operating while on their own cannot recovering from now Paris at ship are part war. We are seeing a fear increase in the number of these patients they're two different kinds we see one are those unfortunately who declined vaccination and are now presenting with severe illness. And the other half our our immune compromised patients who were vaccinated but still contracted Kobe. Where Logan mark carrier with the dealing with that disease now. Most of our health care providers are not thaksin may take. We have many more treatments evaded them to treat these patients we know how to prevent this infection. If there is one message I would like to get out there it is to go and get vaccinated.

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