“지난 밤, 나는 좋은 친구가 전화를 걸어왔기 때문에 펜실베니아의 응급 병원 병동에 있는 사람과 전화를 걸었습니다., and he had rushed his significant other to the emergency room because this woman was having trouble breathing, had a high fever, and could not catch her breath,” Biden said during a speech in Illinois promoting 코로나 바이러스 감염증 -19 : 코로나 19 vaccine mandates for businesses. “They got her into the hospital. The waiting room was so crowded, things were so backed up they couldn’t even get her to be seen initially. 그래서, because I knew this person, I called. I called the desk receiving nurse and asked what the situation was.”
“To make long story short, it took a while because all of the – not all – the vast majority of the emergency rooms and docs were occupied taking care of COVID patients,” Biden added. “I bet every one of you can name somebody who got sent to the hospital with something other than COVID and couldn’t get it taken care of.”
Biden said that he “wasn’t complaining” when he made the phone call because doctors and nurses working in overcrowded hospitals are “getting the living hell kicked out of them, sometimes physically.”
에 따르면 recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, America is experiencing a decline in daily COVID-19 deaths after a two-month steady increase to mid-September.
A seven-day moving average indicates a 12% decline over the last two weeks, ...에서 1,630 9월에. 21 ...에 1,428 10 월. 5, per the latest available figures. 그렇지만, the country logged a grim milestone late Friday when the U.S. death toll from COVID-19 eclipsed 700,000.
Fox News did not immediately receive a response from the White House to a request for comment.
폭스 뉴스’ Kayla Rivas contributed to this article.