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Hospitals Brace for Blizzard

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As a blizzard predicted to break snowfall records bears down upon the Northeast, area hospitals and physicians are shifting into disaster-planning mode.

As a blizzard predicted to break snowfall records bears down upon the Northeast, area hospitals and physicians are shifting into disaster-planning mode.

With the worst of the blizzard expected to hit coastal New England, Massachutts Gov Charlie Baker has declared a state of emergency and instituted a travel ban that will take effect at midnight. Shriner’s Hospital in Boston canceled elective procedures and clinic visits.

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In New York, Gov Andrew Cuomo opened state emergency operations centers and stationed National Guard troops throughout the state.

Read more at HCPLive.com: http://bit.ly/1zPOyes


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