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Matt Hancock admits NHS may not hit ventilator target before virus peak

Posted On: 5 Apr 2020   |   Posted By: Herald Scotland

The Health Secretary has said that the Government is on track to meet its goal of ventilator capacity for 18,000 patients, but admitted that they may not be in place before the expected peak of Covid-19.

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