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‘Tidal wave’ of COVID-19 feared as Alabama hospitals fill up

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama hospitals that already are treating a record number of COVID-19 patients…

‘Very dark couple of weeks’: Morgues and hospitals overflow

Nearly 37,000 Americans died of COVID-19 in November, the most in any month since the dark…

Rhode Island opens field hospitals as hospitalizations surge

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island has opened two field hospitals that combined have more than…

Coronavirus overwhelming tiny rural hospitals where weary doctors treat family, friends

MEMPHIS, Mo. – As Dr. Shane Wilson makes the rounds at the tiny, 25-bed hospital in…

Nurses at 2 NY Hospitals Strike Over Stalled Contract Talks | New York News

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Nurses seeking to resolve stalled contract talks went on strike at…

U.S. adds 158,000 COVID-19 cases; nearly 100,000 in hospitals nationwide

Dec. 1 (UPI) — The United States has added almost 158,000 new COVID-19 cases and is…

California urges hospitals to test all workers for virus

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has asked hospitals to ramp up their coronavirus testing amid a…

At tiny rural hospitals, weary doctors treat friends, family

MEMPHIS, Mo. (AP) — As Dr. Shane Wilson makes the rounds at the tiny, 25-bed hospital…

WVa hospitals to trim elective surgeries as virus cases soar

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Hospitals across West Virginia will reduce elective surgeries to ensure there is…

‘Our health care system is literally at the breaking point’ as hospitals run out space due to Covid-19

It’s too early to know how bad the Covid-19 surge from Thanksgiving will be. But many…