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Coronavirus: Tent Hospital Set Up in Budapest

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.03.25.

The army has built a tent hospital in a single day in the courtyard of Budapest’s St. László Hospital, Ferenc Korom, the commander of the Hungarian Armed Forces, said in an interview to public television on Tuesday.

The state-of-the-art tent system has been set up to flexibly adapt to the task at hand, according to the army’s website

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In the current epidemic phase, the tent will be used to pre-screen patients so that patients can be assigned to the best possible care within the shortest possible time.

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The tent system can withstand winds of up to 100kms per hour and it contains a rapid cooling and heating system, the website said.

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