FLORIDA COVID-19 reporting from BocaNewsNow.com

MONDAY NIGHT: BETTER, BUT NOT GREAT, IN SOUTH PALM BEACH COUNTY HOSPITALS

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The availability of ICU beds in Palm Beach County is slightly better than it was on Friday when the number was teetering on 25 percent — the invisible line between what health and hospital officials call “acceptable” and “bad.” As Monday night gets underway, adult ICU availability in Palm Beach […]

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FLORIDA COVID-19 reporting from BocaNewsNow.com

HEALTH DEPT: PALM BEACH COUNTY ICU’S ON CUSP OF CRISIS

COUNTYWIDE, ICU OCCUPANCY APPROACHING 75-PERCENT THRESHOLD BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County ICUs are 74.82 percent occupied as of 5:15 p.m. Friday. According to Florida Health Department Director for Palm Beach County, Dr. Alina Alonso, 75 percent capacity is the magic number for concern. In a late Friday afternoon news conference, Dr. Alonso […]

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