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Rural Texas hospitals should be staffing up to face coronavirus. Many can't afford to.

Public health precautions undertaken to slow the spread of COVID-19, such as the cancellation of more lucrative elective surgeries, will hit rural hospitals especially hard, administrators say.

The main nurses' station at Eastland Memorial Hospital. March 10, 2020.

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