Wichita leaders worry as hospitals fill up with COVID-19 patients
Brandon Whipple is warning that the city's hospitals could hit capacity this month as a number of coronavirus patients surges. Whipple issued his warning as a sexual county Health department reported that the hospitals are converting rooms to intensive care units. He urged the public to wear masks. Century County Health Department reported that there were 54 total patients with covert 19 and Wichita area hospitals Monday. That is an increase above 69% from last Monday, when there were 32.