RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - There were over 10,000 applicants in the first 24 hours of operation alone. Among the volunteers, 56 percent are students and 44 percent are health care practitioners, including doctors, nurses, nursing technicians, physiotherapists, nutritionists, psychologists, and others.
Volunteers will reinforce the teams in the patient care units as a result of the Covid-19 infection throughout the state. According to the Secretary of Health, Edmar Santos, saving lives is what is motivating the population to apply.
"Solidarity will make a difference with volunteers by strengthening the fight in caring for patients with coronavirus. The more . . .