The Orlando Sentinel reports:
Morgues throughout AdventHealth’s Central Florida Division have reached capacity due to COVID-19 deaths, the organization said in an email obtained by the Orlando Sentinel Thursday.
“The Central Florida Division of AdventHealth has reached capacity of our hospital morgues due to an influx of COVID-19 patients,” the email said. “We have begun utilizing rented, refrigerated coolers at 10 of our campuses throughout Orange, Osceola, Polk, Seminole, & Volusia counties. These coolers are quickly becoming filled also.”
AdventHealth’s Central Florida Division attributed this capacity issue to backup at local funeral homes. Funeral homes across Florida say they are overwhelmed with bodies right now.
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