In the entire city of Montgomery, Alabama, there's just one intensive care bed left. Anyone in need will likely be sent more than an hour away to Birmingham, as hospitals across the state near capacity. "Right now, if you are from Montgomery, and you need an ICU bed, you are in trouble," said the city's mayor, Steven Reed. "If you're from central Alabama, and you need an ICU bed, you may not be able to get one." The picture is a stark reminder of just how stretched hospitals all over the US are ...
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Added May 22, 2020