More Americans who don’t even have coronavirus are suffering from soaring Covid-19 hospitalizations. Newly released data from the US Department of Health and Human Services show at least 200 hospitals were at full capacity last week.
And in one third of all hospitals, more than 90% of all ICU beds were occupied.
Coronavirus patients occupied 46% of all staffed ICU beds — up from 37% in the first week of November. Hospitalizations in the US reached a record high of 107,248 on Thursday, according to the Covid Tracking Project.
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