A Lawrence Doctor On Battling The Pandemic In The Merrimack Valley Update

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Community hospitals are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Up in the Merrimack Valley, Lawrence General Hospital has more than 24 inpatients who've tested positive for COVID-19 and another 33 presumed cases waiting for their test results.

Dr. George Kondylis is chief of emergency medicine at Lawrence General. He joined WBUR's Morning Edition host Bob Oakes to talk about the challenges facing his community amid the outbreak.

This segment aired on April 3, 2020.

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Bob Oakes was a senior correspondent in the WBUR newsroom, a role he took on in 2021 after nearly three decades hosting WBUR's Morning Edition.



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