President Trump has admitted that New York City is “by far our biggest problem” – the city is now the epicentre of the outbreak in the US.
New York State alone has accounted for more than 30,000 cases and close to 300 deaths, most of them in New York City.
An emergency room doctor in Elmhurst, Queens, gave a rare look inside a hospital at the center of the coronavirus pandemic.
In her statement she said;
“We don’t have the tools that we need.”
A statement which later the head of N.Y.C public hospitals denied that Elmhurst has ever come close to running out of ventilators.
Health care workers are facing a serious shortage of critical equipment needed to treat the coronavirus.
The hospital and state officials say dwindling supplies will soon become a major problem,but hospitals are keeping up for now.