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March 4, 2020 — A coronavirus outbreak in a Seattle-area nursing dwelling, discovered only late final 7 days, has already led to five deaths, highlighting just how susceptible people today in care amenities can be.

The Existence Treatment Middle in Kirkland, WA, has come to be ground zero of the crisis in the U.S. Fifty other sufferers and employees are unwell with respiratory signs or symptoms or are in the hospital with pneumonia or other respiratory circumstances. All are becoming tested for COVID-19.

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