L.A. County has fewer than 100 ICU beds available
As California emerges as the latest epicenter of the U.S. outbreak, hospitals across the state have all but run out of intensive care beds for COVID-19 patients. Steven O’Day, M.D., Executive Director of the Saint John’s Cancer Institute and Cancer Clinic, and Director of Providence Los Angeles Regional Research, joined host Alex Cohen from Inside the Issue, Spectrum News 1, to discuss the increase in cases and how our hospital system has prepared for this second surge.
Watch the full interview to learn about:
- California’s hospital surges and management
- What experts have learned about treating COVID-19 patients
- Treatments, vaccine, and recovery