Austin hospitals take El Paso patients as city battles COVID-19 crisis

Posted by on November 17, 2020 2:55 pm
Categories: US National Stories

Hospitals in Austin, Texas, are taking in non-COVID patients from El Paso to ease the burden on the city’s overwhelmed medical facilities amid a massive surge in coronavirus hospitalizations. “We have patients in our hospitals right now from El Paso because there wasn’t room for them in El Paso,” Austin Mayor Steve Adler said during…