Texas Coronavirus Hospitalizations More Than Double In Last 2 WeeksLocal officials across Texas say their hospitals are becoming increasingly stretched and are in danger of becoming overrun as cases of the coronavirus surge.
DFW Hospital Council Warns Of 'Surge Plans' If Coronavirus Cases Maintain Rapid RiseDuring a surge mode, hospitals add beds throughout their facilities.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Pleads 'Wear A Mask' As Coronavirus Hospitalizations SurgeData from the Department of State Health Services shows hospital beds in Texas filling up, nowhere more than in the Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth regions.
Coronavirus In Texas: Governor Abbott Says Nearly 20K Hospital Beds AvailableNinety-one people have died of coronavirus in Texas and 827 people have been hospitalized, according to Governor Greg Abbott.
Dallas Mayor Begs Residents To 'Please Keep Your Distance' When In Parks And On City TrailsAs the number of positive COVID-19 cases grows, the City of Dallas is enacting a new set of regulations requiring hospitals to give leaders daily reports regarding ventilator and hospital bed capacity.
Dallas County Reports 78 Additional Positive Coronavirus Cases, 247 TotalDallas County Health and Human Services is reporting 78 additional positive cases of coronavirus, bringing to the total case count in Dallas County to 247.
Dallas County Looking To Avoid Shortage Of Hospital Beds As Number Of Coronavirus Patients RisesAs the number of coronavirus cases continue to grow in North Texas, concerns are beginning to be raised about the availability of hospital beds.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins: 'Let Me Be Blunt, We Don't Have Enough Tests'If someone in your house tests positive, you don’t need a test because you already should be in quarantine, Judge Jenkins said. Tests need to be reserved for those not already in quarantine.