Chicago Tonight

Hospitals Prepare for Onslaught of COVID-19 Patients

Clip: 03/16/2020 | 5m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Many of the social distancing measures Illinois is taking are part of an attempt to “flatten the curve.” More people will get the coronavirus, but the aim is to prevent a sudden spike in cases that could overwhelm health care facilities. Amanda Vinicky spent the day learning what facilities are doing to prepare.

Aired: 03/16/20

Rating: NR

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