The CDC offers a great resource to evaluate the hospital capacity available in your area.

All across the country hospital beds are filling up with COVID-19 patients, particularly in the South where vaccination rates are low. To find what the availability rates are in your area, the CDC offers a snapshot overview of with its hospital capacity COVID-19 data dashboard. This resource offers different resources, from the Percentage of Inpatient Beds Occupied by COVID-19 Patients – Change in 14 Day Period, to the Current Hospital Capacity Estimates – Snapshot. Check it out to see what is going on in your area.

Read more at the CDC and NPR.

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