WASHINGTON – The federal government is sending military medical teams to six states – New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Rhode Island, Michigan and New Mexico – to help hospitals overburdened with COVID-19, USA TODAY has learned.
President Joe Biden is expected to announce the deployments on Thursday when reviewing measures taken by the administration to deal with an increase in infections caused by the omicron variant, according to a White House official.
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