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    NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Hospitals across North Texas are seeing the highest numbers of COVID-19 patients thus far in the New Year — with an additional surge still expected as a result of the holidays. According to the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council, COVID-19 patients are taking up just over 27% of bed capacity and represent more than 51% of patients...
    Emergency room physicians in California have revealed how hospitals are so overstretched amid the coronavirus pandemic that paitents can only be admitted when another patient dies.   California, the most populous state with 40 million residents, has become a leading US flashpoint of the pandemic despite some of the nation's toughest restrictions on social gatherings and business activities.  The soaring COVID-19...
    The number of available intensive-care unit beds at Southern California hospitals has declined for the ninth consecutive day, tumbling to 0.5% capacity Wednesday, Dec. 16 —  rekindling alarm among public health and hospital officials. The index, posted by state public health officials amid the deepening coronavirus surge, fell more than a percentage point from Tuesday’s 1.7% level. The closely watched...
    In a sobering milestone, the availability of ICU beds at hospitals across the Bay Area on Wednesday fell below 15% for the first time, triggering state rules that will place every county in the region under a stay-at-home order. The region had 12.9% of its ICU beds open Wednesday, according to the state Department of Health Services. For much of...
    With the number of COVID-19 cases across the globe, country, state, and region rising, the Hudson Valley is in danger of a potential hospital bed shortage as nearly three quarters are currently occupied. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said this week that any region that is in danger of reaching 90 percent hospital capacity within three weeks will be designated...
    Long Island could be in danger of becoming the state’s first designated COVID-19 “red zone” as the number of patients being treated for the virus in local hospitals continues to mount. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said this week that any region that is in danger of reaching 90 percent hospital capacity within three weeks will be designated as a...
    California Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mark Ghaly is giving a COVID-19 update Tuesday as millions in the state are living under virtual lockdown. Hospitals are filling up fast and cases are continuing to skyrocket. A stay-at-home order affecting Southern California and the San Joaquin Valley went into effect after the available ICU bed capacity in those regions dropped below...
    Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King took action today to shore up hospital bed capacity across Georgia as the state sees an increase in COVID-19 cases. Directive 20-EX-9 encourages insurance companies operating in Georgia to suspend preauthorization requirements for post-acute placements. “Georgia’s hospitals are ground zero in our fight...
    LODI (CBS13) – Ron Heberle is putting his Christmas decorations to good use this year. The Lodi Unified School District board member is opening his doors to several families for a holiday party. Heberle said the holiday party will include children from the neighborhood who all go to different schools and their parents. With nearly 2,000 active coronavirus cases and...
    SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Officials in Santa Clara County on Wednesday warned that South Bay hospitals were edging closer to being full from the spike in COVID-19 cases, with ICUs in some areas already at over 90 percent capacity. Santa Clara County officials spoke late Wednesday morning, initially touching on the recent positive news regarding the county’s plan to...
    SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Officials in Santa Clara County on Wednesday warned that South Bay hospitals were edging closer to being full from the spike in COVID-19 cases, with ICUs in some areas already at over 90 percent capacity. Santa Clara County officials spoke late Wednesday morning, initially touching on the recent positive news regarding progress with a COVID...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Colorado health officials recorded 4,270 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday. Hospitalizations in the state continue to increase to new record levels. (credit: UCHealth) There are now 13,287 confirmed COVID-19 patients in Colorado hospitals. Infectious disease experts anticipate a possible surge in COVID-19 cases in the weeks following Thanksgiving. Hospitals are now taking steps to increase ICU...
    By JIM SALTER, Associated Press O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Hospital beds across Missouri are nearly four-fifths full, and capacity is even more limited in intensive care units as the coronavirus pandemic continues its autumn surge. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services on Monday cited 2,805 hospitalizations statewide -- double the number from a month ago. The state’s COVID-19...
    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin governor activates 530-bed field hospital as coronavirus spread strains capacity in state facilities. Copyright © 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    Certain parts of the country are beginning to see sharp increases in the number of COVID-19 hospitalizations. The trend is clustered around, but not limited to, the Midwest. In the week ending on the last day of September, 21 states saw hospitalizations rise by at least 10%: Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New...
    Cases of the Chinese coronavirus continue to rise in Florida, increasing thousands by the day and topping 360,000 cumulative cases on Monday. However, a closer look at the data shows that hospital capacity statewide has remained relatively steady over the last two weeks, despite the addition of 150,000-plus confirmed cases since early July. Florida reported 12,478 cases on Sunday, pushing...
    MODESTO (CBS13) — An increase in coronavirus cases is having a direct impact on hospitals in Stanislaus County, many pulling resources to meet the need. The county is currently dealing with the highest positivity rate in the state sitting at 15.3%, according to the state website. ICU bed availability is at 38%. Gov. Newsom sounded the alarm about the increase...
    PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona is reporting all-time highs in its use of ventilators and beds in intensive care units for coronavirus patients. The state Department of Health Services posted that 671 COVID-19 patients were on ventilators and 936 were occupying ICUs as of Sunday. Hospitals were hovering around 90% capacity. Health officials report another 1,357 confirmed COVID-19 cases and eight...
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