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The record surge in coronavirus cases has hospitals at a breaking point once again. Many face unprecedented staffing shortages, especially in rural communities being hit hard by the virus for the first time. NBC’s Gabe Gutierrez reports for TODAY from Knoxville, Iowa.
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Hospitals Struggle To Cope With Unrelenting Wave Of Coronavirus Patients | TODAY

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Iron Monkee
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Trump and the gop should work a shift. Those domestic terrorist parties.
sam1953
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Today's figures show over 11 million cases so far of covid-19. It also states that maybe there have been 255,000 deaths. If you do the math that comes out to a 2.3% death rate. That means that 97.7 percent of people who get covid, SURVIVE! It is probably more because we will never really know how many people actually got infected. 97.7% chance of survival! And that is if you get the virus! I will take those odds any day of the week! However if you use the infected numbers that the CDC estimated last week of 20 million instead of the 11 million so far, that survival percentage goes even higher. Also, the WHO, a little while back, estimated that in the United States there probably are 60 million people infected so far. Now use those numbers and you get an even higher survival rate!
qigung
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More BS-19 propaganda. Hospitals are not overwhelmed with Covid patients - - they’re virtually empty. Go to sites such as Bitchute, BrandNewTube and 153news (because AM-posts censors most of these videos) and search #FilmYourHospital. You’ll find this is all fear-mongering psyop propaganda to keep this hoax alive.
Rusel Shann3
Rusel Shann3 2 օր առաջ
Where are all the covid-19 patients that are swamping these hospital's? I see empty beds..this whole video is BS and another scare tactic.
carzyscenctist
carzyscenctist 2 օր առաջ
Covid 19 is politics playing medicine aka a hoax - Dr Roger Hodkinson (trained at UK Cambridge Uni) infowars.com banned.video/watch?id=5fb94fcdd4cd4b442fcb11b2
R Zam
R Zam 2 օր առաջ
Exaggerations. The Covid Project has a current hospitalizations map here: covidtracking.com/data/charts/currently-hospitalized-by-state Then Google search total hospital beds in a corresponding state. You will discover two things: 1) many states have less than 1,000 hospitalizations 2) The number of Covid hospitalizations to total beds varies from 1/10th to 1/4th. Examples: Texas has 8k cases & 80k beds = 1/10th. Crowded hospitals should transport non-critical patients to less crowded hospitals in their same network. Ease the burden on these exhausted Drs & Nurses!
Iron Monkee
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Oh stfu.
Kaan Deniz
Kaan Deniz 3 օր առաջ
Coronavirüs soldier of Allah
Emory Wade
Emory Wade 3 օր առաջ
I'm sick of this virus crap let come together lock trump all his people and go after china and everyone else that cause this
Barbara McCoy
Barbara McCoy 3 օր առաջ
They can thank governor Reynolds for the terrible situation that the state is in because she still kisses trump's butt
Seagull Club
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Emer Deon
Emer Deon 3 օր առաջ
This fight isn’t about who will be president. Im fighting to protect our first amendment rights from subversion by corporations who want to DENY YOUR REPRESENTATION by rendering worthless your vote - your sacred right to free speech.
rickshawwheelchair
rickshawwheelchair 3 օր առաջ
Invade China! Make them give the truth about the origins of the virus! If it's a coalition of 50 countries they can't fight back, make them reveal the truth
jesse livermore
jesse livermore 3 օր առաջ
propaganda still shines...
Plipz
Plipz 3 օր առաջ
Nah its not real they say....
DanielSangster
DanielSangster 3 օր առաջ
Why didn’t the hospitals prepare over the summer?!
Matthew C
Matthew C 3 օր առաջ
Underfunding.
Nina
Nina 3 օր առաջ
Scamdemic lies. Hospitals across the country still function well under capacity! Physicians, nurses and staff are still laid off.
NX KM
NX KM 3 օր առաջ
Money talks
HeartDoc Andrew
HeartDoc Andrew 3 օր առաջ
"Hospitals Struggle To Cope With Unrelenting Wave Of Coronavirus Patients" motivating us, the people of America, to redouble our efforts to rapidly find out at any given moment, including even while On-Line, who among us are unwittingly contagious (i.e. pre-symptomatic or asymptomatic) in order to #ConvinceItForward for them to call their doctor and to self-quarantine per CDC guidelines in hopes of stopping this pandemic instead of having more #MourningInAmerica even for the worse-case scenario of the Cluster-5 mink mutation rendering vaccines no longer effective.
Gutiérrez parramarion
Gutiérrez parramarion 3 օր առաջ
Jajajaja veo QUE LOS USA CITIZEN IGNORAN QUE LOS MIEMBROS DEL LLAMADO NEW ORDEN SON PUROS VEJESTORIOS DE MAS DE 70 años de edad. Y trump es uno de ellos..... BASTA YA DE ESTOS INUTILES IMBECILES ANCIANOS QUE NO QUIEREN PERMITIR QUE LA HUMANIDAD AVANCE.
Emily
Emily 3 օր առաջ
Thank you.sorry about the idiots. I'm quarantined since March out.of respect
SHOW TIME
SHOW TIME 3 օր առաջ
Emily make sure your vulvas clean
Adam818 Lakers
Adam818 Lakers 3 օր առաջ
LIES
deathhto Youall
deathhto Youall 3 օր առաջ
am-posts.info/list/mLOcnJK7xniXqWU/video this was made 10 years ago 😲
James Sotelo
James Sotelo 3 օր առաջ
Thanks to trump for down playing it
Cadat Broderick
Cadat Broderick 3 օր առաջ
Covid19 will disappear the day after the election-President Trump
Scott Shaffer
Scott Shaffer 3 օր առաջ
Um... If you can tell by now that most Americans DON'T CARE then you're never going to. More pleas from medical personnel and/or the media is NOT going to make a difference or change anyones behavior.
Dan Sanger
Dan Sanger 3 օր առաջ
Hospitals should give priority to non-denialists. If the patient is a Covid denialist, they should be immediately be rolled into a dying room and left. No sense wasting resources on them.
Quantum-Cat Person
Quantum-Cat Person 3 օր առաջ
@Nurse Kathy Covid may take our lives but not our humanity. Thanks for your words.
Nurse Kathy
Nurse Kathy 3 օր առաջ
@Quantum-Cat Person we would never do that. We treat everyone with dignity and respect. I've cared for White supremacists, pedophiles etc. We don't condone what they've done and deep down loathe them but it's what we do. Care for the sick. Let karma, God, Allah etc handle the rest.
Quantum-Cat Person
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I don't know about that... Seems a bit harsh.
Drums America
Drums America 3 օր առաջ
What kind of president puts an entire country through this..
Drums America
Drums America 3 օր առաջ
All hale Trump!!!!! Don’t forget to mention how he’s responsible for everything good and nothing bad every chance we get!
SHOW TIME
SHOW TIME 3 օր առաջ
It’s China’s fault
Steven L.
Steven L. 3 օր առաջ
Easy solution, if they voted for Trump tell them they're not really having a hard time breathing, it's all made up and send them back home. Or, go to church and ask God to help them
GABRIEL EBANKS
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@Steven L. nice
Steven L.
Steven L. 3 օր առաջ
@keith I'm talking about the guy that dismantled the early warning pandemic group we had in China a year before the virus started. I'm talking about the guy that was warned about the virus becoming a pandemic but prep equipment and supplies. I'm talking about the guy that said the virus was a Democrat conspiracy, but also magically disappear in April.
keith
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Are you talking about the guy that pushed science and medical to new heights which delivered two vaccines with 90% + effective rate in a matter of months? The guy that was called a xenophobe for cutting off flights from China early on? You should try thinking things through you might just like it.
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America should learn from Australia and New Zealand Including the presidential election system Personal hope Stop the cyberpunk old jungle social model The institutions and systems 150 years ago are no longer suitable for modern society.
Looking For True Freedom
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People need to start asking what's really going on, if we have mandatory mask then why are gloves not mandatory an also why is the mail not getting quarantine before it gets to the next state and still working there is clearly some BS happening and we the people need to put a stop to it if anything the people that we put in charge are killing us "united we stand divided we fall"
Looking For True Freedom
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@Nurse Kathy oh I see people can't realize that I was talking about disposable rubber gloves.. I guess that would leave more trash at the grocery store parking lot like these mask blowing in the wind and not being told to put it in a biohazard trash container when done using the mask
Nurse Kathy
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@Looking For True Freedom you don't wash gloves and people have been told to sneeze or cough into the crook of their arms, not hands.
Looking For True Freedom
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@Catherine MacAskill that doesn't explain how gloves can cross contaminate.
Catherine MacAskill
Catherine MacAskill 3 օր առաջ
@Looking For True Freedom she did explain that frequent hand washing was also very important to reduce the spread.
Looking For True Freedom
Looking For True Freedom 3 օր առաջ
@Blanca Reilly explain to me how gloves can cross contamination? if somebody blows their nose on a tissue and get some of that germs onto their hand while driving down the road then decides to pull into a gas station to get gas, touches the gas handle that it won't not spread to the next person? If so then this is a chemical warfare thats going on
Batman
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Are hospitals loosing money
Drake Carter
Drake Carter 4 օր առաջ
Super heros? Lol! Infected staff are allowed to care for covid patients? Uh ya I'd sue. There are multiple strains of covid!
Annie Garza
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well since there is a shortage of staff and you don't want someone infected treating you then you might not have anyone taking care of you.
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Ginger Nightmare
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No one in Georgia is wearing a mask... anywhere. They believe Trump that COVID doesn't exist and if you get it.. you won't get sick.
Jane Magnusson
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Just like my mother 😒
kippered beef
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I remember my first virus
Sun Shine
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You can stay with me in northern Japan Ginger. But I cant promise social distancing.
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MerrieMelodies Fan
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And it will continue because we have some utterly selfish, willfully ignorant and monumentally stupid people out there just laughing at people dying. There's nothing hilarious about this or the media reporting it, then derisively calling it fake. This uncaring, laid-back, denial attitudes that half of the country has is why these surges are getting worse than ever.
kippered beef
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I remember my first cold
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Rubber Don’t Give A Ducky
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Lmao. Even Mass General is empty. You guys are spewing garbage. Stop.
Ultra Instinct
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@Catherine MacAskill no, coz thats when they say 'DO YOUR RESEARCH! WAKE UP!' coz they have no clue what they're talking about.
Nurse Kathy
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@Catherine MacAskill they're so desperate for nurses now that my travel agencies have offered me $6700/week to work in PA. The lowest was for $5k/week. I'm locked down in India but really don't care about the money.
Catherine MacAskill
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It would be nice to see all those empty hospitals that conspiracy theorists are always talking about. How about some pictures of these imaginary empty hospitals?
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All their TRAINED STAFF HAVE BEEN NEEDED AND TRANSFERRED TO CRITICAL SERVICES LEVEL FACILITIES YOU SELFISH POS.
Reecom98
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The top five US states with the highest positivity testing rate for COVID 19 are states with lower population compared to the higher populated states. The one common thing is the five states have Republican governors. They live in less populated agricultural areas outside of the big cities, not like the big cities of the West and East coasts. In the big cities it’s hard to keep your distance from one another. My GOD! What are these people doing? The five highest positivity testing rate states are; 1) Wyoming (92.9%), 2) South Dakota (55.9%), 3) Iowa (50.2%), 4) Kansas (43.4%), and 5) Idaho (43.7%).
Reecom98
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Professional sports team uses a “Bubble” strategy to keep the players from being infected by the virus as they travel across the country playing their schedule. Everyone is tested and quarantined for two weeks before being allowed to interact with other people in the Bubble. People in the Bubble must still wear face mask, washing their hands, and maintaining social distance when not on the playing field. No outsider is allowed close contact with anyone in the Bubble without a face mask. Testing alone will not guaranty you are not infected and spreading the virus. The virus must reach a certain level in your body before the test detects it. You might get a negative result, but still be infected and spreading the virus. The White House had conducted multiply daily testing, yet because of poor practices, it became a super spreader of the virus. The corona virus is spread by people contact, so wear a face mask, wash your hands, keep your social distance, get tested if you feel ill or have came in contact with person infected with virus. Avoid getting and spreading the virus by wearing a face mask and keeping social distance from other people not within your household and limit outside interaction with people outside your household. The virus must first enter the local community from someone infected from the outside. If it does enter into the local community, you must isolate for two weeks to keep the spread of the virus. Some communities have “Lock Down” to burnout the virus and keep it from spreading within the local community.
jp89il
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@Kris LVgirl they are spaced out but the whole town goes to the same school, same grocery store, same doctors office.... the town has a more direct interaction with the same people over and over.
Kris LVgirl
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jp89il actually I would think a small farming community would be spaced out for example. The reason NYC was in a huge surge was because ten people use the same trash receptacle in a common apartment or 200 people are on the same platform on the subway. Hence they shutdown at 3% positivity rate.
jp89il
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@Kris LVgirl but not adjusted for how people interact with one another in small populations. A town of 1000 is likely to all be around each other because they are dependent on each other. You don’t have 5 grocery stores to go to you have one, you don’t have 10 different schools you have one, you don’t have 3 or 4 hospitals you have one......
Reecom98
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People keep bring up the mortality rate for Covid 19. The mortality rate for Ebola was 90%. Ebola was mainly transmitted by blood. The Ebola outbreak lasted from March 2014 to June 2016. Most people affected by the outbreak were in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia. There were also cases reported in Nigeria, Mali, Europe, and the U.S. had about 28,616 people who were suspected or confirmed to be infected; 11,310 people died worldwide. Covid 19 is easier to spread than any previous virus. It’s true that most Covid 19 patients can recover without having to stay in the ICU, but the ones who can’t, uses a lot of medical resources for treatment. Medical facilities are going bankrupt and shutting down because patients who recover after a prolong stay in the ICU are unable to pay the medical costs of their recovery since most of them are out of work. Other non-Covid 19 patients who require urgent medical care are put at risk, since their injury or illness won’t put other people at risk and will be given less medical care. No other virus we had encountered had basically shutdown the whole world.
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