After collecting information from hospitals and health systems across the state, the Pennsylvania Department of Health unveiled a Hospital Preparedness Dashboard online Wednesday that provides county-level information about the status of equipment at area facilities.
Here is a look at what is available in Cumberland County as of Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.:
- Available adult ICU beds: 16
- Available medical/surgical beds: 79
- Available pediatric ICU beds: 0
- Available airborne isolation room beds: 33
- Available ventilators: 73
According to the dashboard, there is one ventilator in use for COVID-19 patients, and there are 22 non-COVID-19 patients using ventilators in one of the three hospitals in the county.
Statewide as of 5:30 p.m., 1,957 patients are hospitalized with COVID-19, and 578 of them are using ventilators.
A look at the location of COVID-19 cases in Pennsylvania by county.
The Sentinel is tracking the spread of COVID-19 through different data visualizations using the daily report from the Department of Health.
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