PHOENIX — Valleywise Health said Tuesday that its ICU is full, but they are still taking patients and are finding ways to treat these individuals.
ABC15 learned Tuesday that the healthcare facility has no more ICU beds available. However, ICU patients are being treated in other areas of the hospital.
Today @valleywise_az says their ICU is full. No ICU beds available.— Mike Pelton (@MikePeltonABC15) December 15, 2020
They are still taking ICU patients but they are finding other areas to treat them.
This changes constantly. Last Wednesday they had 1 ICU bed available. @abc15
Last week, only one ICU bed was available at Valleywise, but the number of available beds is ever-changing.
As of Monday, the state's coronavirus dashboard reported 3,677 COVID-19 inpatients at Arizona hospitals, the highest such number since the beginning of the pandemic.