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NHS Chief Executive announces increased capacity and testing

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NHS Chief Executive announces increased capacity and testing

NHS Chief Executive announces increased capacity and testing

NHS Chief Executive Simon Stephens has announced that he has reconfigured hospitals across the country making 33,000 beds available for Covid-19 patients.

New hospitals are also being built using exhibition spaces in London, Manchester and Birmingham.

From next week staff across the NHS will also be tested for Covid-19, before being expanded to other key workers in the public sector.

Report by Keaneyn.

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