TribCast: Texas health care workers take on the coronavirus


Theresa Riggens, a healthcare worker for Baylor, Scott, and White Medical Center is stationed outside their office in North Austin on March 16, 2020. Jordan Vonderhaar for the Texas Tribune

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On this week's TribCast — a different format in the time of the new coronavirus — Alexa talks to Emma and Shannon about how health care workers are preparing for a rush of COVID-19 hospitalizations and why health care workers on the front lines don't get expanded paid sick leave protections.