New Zealand’s latest Covid-19 outbreak has involved hundreds of health sector staff across the country enduring long, gruelling days of testing in an effort to contain the dangerous Delta variant, NZ Herald reports. Healthcare assistant Maxine Pulevaka has been on the frontline for at least five surges since she started with Whānau Ora Community Clinics in September at its Mt Eden testing site. However, she says this most recent rush for testing has been unlike anything she’s experienced. “This surge, I think it was more intense because of how quickly the locations of interest were being released,” she says.
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