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Oregon Sees 1,000 New COVID-19 Cases Per Day Amid Surge

In Oregon, the number of COVID-19 patients in the hospital is doubling around every 18 days.

Here & Now‘s Scott Tong speaks with Dr. Karthik Mahadevan, intensive care until medical director at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center, about COVID-cases in the state.

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