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Covid-19: Hong Kong health system ‘overloaded’, 40 medical staff test preliminary positive, as city records 1,325 new cases

Health officials said Hong Kong’s medical system has been overloaded by the fifth-wave Covid-19 outbreak, as hospitals moved to prioritise high-need patients. Meanwhile, some 40 Hospital Authority staff tested preliminary positive on Friday. During Friday afternoon’s Covid-19 briefing, Head of the Communicable Disease Branch of the Centre for Health Protection Chuang Shuk-kwan reported 1,325 new […]