Record Covid-19 Hospitalizations Strain System Again – The Wall Street Journal

Coronavirus hospitalizations in the U.S. soared higher to set another record Wednesday, with pandemic preparedness experts saying hospitals nationwide face an even bigger capacity problem from the resurgent spread of Covid-19 than they did during the virus’s earlier surges.

Patients in hospitals with Covid-19 reached 65,368 according to the Covid Tracking Project, surpassing the record set Tuesday for the highest number of hospitalizations since April. The virus’s spring surge in the Northeast pushed hospitalizations near…