Kansas City Ambulance Strike Teams Confront COVID Delta Surge

Like it or not, the COVID plague is real and at this point locals are working diligently to keep up with the steadily rising metro numbers as medical resources are tested once again.

Here are a couple of resources that explain the situation . . .

Ambulance strike team assists stressed Kansas City hospitals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Reports of declining hospitalizations in Southwest Missouri have given some Kansas City-area public health experts a sense of optimism - but they stressed the situation in the metro is dire. Patients who arrive in ambulances to the University of Kansas Health System receive treatment, but in the past couple of weeks, they've had to turn away sick patients from other hospitals.

Kansas City area hospitals filling up, ambulances transferring patients as COVID-19 spike rises

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - With COVID-19 cases on the rise, hospitals are feeling the strain. Beds are hard to come by, and ambulances are on the move. Many hospitals in the metro say they are near the levels they saw at the height of 2020.

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