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Field Hospitals Going Up, But Guv Offers Assurances

Gov. Charlie Baker visited a second grade classroom in Carlisle on Thursday where students were learning about bats. [Lane Turner/Boston Globe/Pool]

In April when the state began setting up field hospitals in Boston, Worcester and elsewhere to deal with the crushing volume of COVID-19 patients needing care, more than 2,000 people a day were being diagnosed with the virus and hospitals were seeing coronavirus patient volumes creep close to 4,000 statewide.

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Latest COVID-19 Figures in Mass.

Data as of 5 p.m. Wednesday.
New Confirmed Cases2,716
Total Confirmed Cases734,280
Total Deaths18,408
Full Vaccinations4,565,377

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