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March 24, 2020 - 3:57pm

Photos: In case they're needed, tents erected at UMMC

posted by Howard B. Owens in news, batavia, UMMC, covid-19, coronavirus.

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As a precautionary measure, UMMC has erected tents outside its Emergency Department to help triage patients if it becomes necessary to deal with an overflow of people during the COVID-19 outbreak.

In a previous interview, CEO Dan Ireland emphasized this is an act of preparedness and not a signal that they're already needed.

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