State Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine is concerned the number of medical personnel could start shrinking, too.
For International Nurse's Day, we highlight three Pennsylvania nurses who are committed to their work despite the risks posed by the novel coronavirus.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has 131 public health nurses, which is down from 177 nurses in 2012, according to one analysis.
Hospitals and clinics across the United States have struggled to stay afloat amid a crippling shortage of personal protective equipment.
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