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Seattle Now: Nurses get creative

If you planned on seeing a doctor in the next month or so, chances are you'll need to wait. Healthcare facilities all over the state are putting off non-emergency visits as they battle a shortage of protective gear.

The challenges are forcing some nurses to come up with creative solutions, like sewing their own face masks.

Guest: Melinda Eng, Seattle-based nurse

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