India coronavirus: Country opens of one of the world’s largest hospitals

The Sardar Patel COVID Care Centre, the largest facility of its kind in India, became partly operational on Sunday, with 2,000 of its 10,000 beds available, according to the Delhi government. The remaining 8,000 beds at the facility, which is located in the Chattarpur area of Delhi, will be in use from Wednesday. India’s Home […]

Preparing Hospitals For Ventilator Shortages : Shots

A ventilator and other hospital equipment is seen in an emergency field hospital to aid in the coronavirus pandemic in Central Park in New York City on Monday. Stephanie Keith/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Stephanie Keith/Getty Images A ventilator and other hospital equipment is seen in an emergency field hospital to aid in the […]

NY hospitals must allow birthing mothers to have visitors

Hospitals must allow one support person for women in labor and delivery and kids in the hospital, the state said Friday. This clarifies earlier state guidance that banned all hospital visitors to slow the spread of coronavirus. ROCHESTER, N.Y. – New York clarified its guidance on hospital visitation to require hospitals to allow one support person to […]