Coronavirus Update: High-Flow Oxygen Protocol And 'Proning' Reducing Number Of Patients On VentilatorsThere is good news in terms of Intensive Care Unit admissions and intubations of COVID-19 patients in New York.
Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Ventilators To Get Through The Week; Positive COVID First Responders Returning To WorkThe number of ventilators required in the past few days is not as great as initially projected, and the amount of hospitalizations appears to be leveling off, de Blasio said.
Coronavirus Update: New York City Scrambling To Get Ahold Of More Ventilators And Staff"If we had 20 to 24 ventilators running before, that would be considered a lot. Right now we are operating 50-65 ventilators. And we have not had an increase in staffing," said Daniel Bellevue, a respiratory therapist at Woodhull Hospital.
Suit: Nurse Neglect Led To L.I. Man's Brain DamageGladys Knowles accuses nurses at Medford Multicare Center on Long Island of ignoring alarms triggered by a problem with her husband's ventilator.