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Health-care workers battle burnout as omicron surges: ‘It just rips your heart apart’

January 21, 2022 | 3:15 PM GMT
Inside the Luminis Health Doctors Community Hospital in Lanham, Md., there are more covid-19 patients than at any other point in the pandemic. Doctors, nurses and hospital administrators are all being pushed to the brink.