These health workers are more likely to die from COVID-19. Unions say not enough is being done to stop it

“Not all hospitals and clinics are taking steps to protect high-risk staff from the new coronavirus, say unions. People aged 50 or older are almost 10 times as likely to die from COVID-19 than otherwise healthy younger people, according to recently released figures from the Western Cape health department.”

via Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism