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Coronavirus update: N.J. gets smattering of faulty ventilators; flags at half-staff
The bigger problem remains the overall shortage of ventilators — in New Jersey and nationally.
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Pa. freezes paychecks for 9,000 state employees amid coronavirus fallout
The affected employees have jobs that cannot be completed through teleworking, which began shuttering state offices in mid-March to reduce the risk of spreading the virus.
Pa. needs another 1,000 to 1,400 ventilators, governor says. Here’s how the state is trying to find them.
As of Thursday, 130 COVID-19 patients in Pennsylvania had required treatment with a ventilator, though that number is expected to rise as cases increase.
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