Surging COVID-19 Delta variant cases taxing hospitals and staff

State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs says he’s receiving calls from hospitals struggling to manage the explosion of COVID-19 Delta variant cases; one is running out of ventilators. He says nurses and doctors are contracting COVID-19 reducing staffing. Between Friday and Sunday, the department of health is reporting nearly 5,000 new cases and 13 deaths.MPB, Read More.

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