Coronavirus: Health Minister on testing, ventilators

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Coronavirus: Health Minister on testing, ventilators
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New Zealand is continuing to ramp up it's capability for testing for Covid-19 in the hopes of sniffing out any chains of community transmission during the lockdown. Meanwhile, government adviser and intensive care doctor Andrew Stapleton says New Zealand has ordered a 'large number' of new ventilators, despite soaring demand on the global market. Minister of Health David Clark speaks to Susie Ferguson about how the response to the pandemic is going.

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