Nurses at Lakeland Regional Health tell News Channel 8 they are facing  exhaustion as the number of COVID-19 patients increases rapidly and the hospital has had to start putting patients in overflow rooms again. The hospital is offering financial incentives to work extra shifts, the nurses say, and hospital officials are actively recruiting more nurses, seeking to add 150 as winter approaches.

Source: News Channel 8

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Barry Friedman founded in 2015 as the culmination of a career in print and digital journalism. Since 1982, he has used the tools of reporting, editing and content curation to help people in Lakeland understand their community better.

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