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Group recruiting retired South Carolina medical employees to help fight virus

The organization is trying to recruit retired or out-of-work healthcare workers willing to support South Carolina hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic.

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Hospital Association is working to identify resources for a potential surge in COVID-19 patients, including equipment and personnel.

The organization has launched a new page to recruit retired or out-of-work healthcare workers willing to support South Carolina hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic.

In a release, they also recognized the importance of protective equipment and turnaround on testing. 

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According to SCHA, they will continuously update the page initiatives and opportunities. 

To learn about the telehealth initiative, as well as coronavirus drive-thru testing, click here. 

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With so many people at home, and so many healthcare professionals working tiresley, the SCHA has put together resources about stress management during this time. 

To see the latest information SCHA has on COVID-19, click here.