Medical workers outside the Brooklyn Hospital in New York. Photo: Getty Images/AFP

Coronavirus: US hospitals threaten to fire health workers who speak out about lack of gear

  • An accident and emergency doctor in Washington state said he was sacked for complaining about inadequate protective equipment
  • Hospitals have traditionally had strict media guidelines to protect patient privacy, but the pandemic has ushered in a new era
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Medical workers outside the Brooklyn Hospital in New York. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
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