1. Southern states could get hit by spike in Covid-19 cases, study predicts  CNN
  2. Alabama Is Packing Graduation Ceremonies and Overloading ICUs  The Daily Beast
  3. What you need to know about coronavirus on Friday, May 22  CNN
  4. With just one ICU bed available, Montgomery, Alabama, is sending sick patients to Birmingham  CNN
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One doctor said he “nearly broke into tears” when his facility received a shipment of a possible treatment last week.One doctor said he “nearly broke into tears” when his facility received a shipment of a possible treatment last week.

Alabama Is Packing Graduation Ceremonies and Overloading ICUs

How the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting every stateHow the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting every state

Casinos, church services: News from around our 50 states

“Our expanded #SaferAtHome order takes effect today at 5:00 p.m. Review the updates below & read the full order here: https://t.co/E11Qd1h1pD. #TogetherAL #alpolitics”

Governor Kay Ivey on Twitter: "Our expanded #SaferAtHome order takes effect today at 5:00 p.m. Review the updates below & read the full order here: https://t.co/E11Qd1h1pD. #TogetherAL #alpolitics… https://t.co/EV2D8BRghL"

“Here’s the latest updates to the amended #SaferAtHome Order. #TogetherAL #alpolitics @ALPublicHealth”

Governor Kay Ivey on Twitter: "Here’s the latest updates to the amended #SaferAtHome Order. #TogetherAL #alpolitics @ALPublicHealth… "

“"Right now, if you are from Montgomery and you need an ICU bed, you are in trouble. If you're from central Alabama, and you need an ICU bed, you may not be able to get one," Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed says. "Our health care system has been maxed out."”

Kaitlan Collins on Twitter: ""Right now, if you are from Montgomery and you need an ICU bed, you are in trouble. If you're from central Alabama, and you need an ICU bed, you may not be able to get one," Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed says. "Our health care system has been maxed out.""

“The surge in Alabama has left only one ICU bed open in Montgomery. #COVID19 https://t.co/mN2n73PMv3”

Randi Weingarten on Twitter: "The surge in Alabama has left only one ICU bed open in Montgomery. #COVID19 https://t.co/mN2n73PMv3"

Mayor Steven Reed said the situation remains dire, that Alabama reopened too soon and that he was again considering more citywide restrictions.Mayor Steven Reed said the situation remains dire, that Alabama reopened too soon and that he was again considering more citywide restrictions.

Montgomery mayor: Hospitals asked me to sound the alarm over ICU beds

In an effort to respond to and prevent further spreading of Coronavirus (COVID-19) activity in Central Alabama, Baptist Health continues to triage patients at our Coronavirus Care Clinics, educate the public on appropriate precautions and care for all patients within Baptist Health hospitals and clinics. Based on the numbers reported daily, all three Baptist Health Hospitals have seen an increase...

Local Hospitals Respond to Mayor Steven Reed Shortage of ICU Beds Comment - Alabama News

Jefferson County health leaders say if local hospitals receive an influx of COVID patients - it wouldn’t put an immediate strain on resources.Jefferson County health leaders say if local hospitals receive an influx of COVID patients - it wouldn’t put an immediate strain on resources.

Jefferson County Health reporting bed availability to treat COVID patients

Alabama is running out of ICU beds to treat coronavirus patients, according to the mayor of Montgomery, the second largest city in the state. The dire news comes as Alabama’s governor, Kay Ivey, continues to lift restrictions put in place last month to slow the spread of covid-19. Alabama is running out of ICU beds to treat coronavirus patients, according to the mayor of Montgomery, the second largest city in the state. The dire news comes as Alabama’s governor, Kay Ivey, continues to lift restrictions put in place last month to slow the spread of covid-19.

Alabama Running Out of ICU Beds For Coronavirus Patients As State Reopens

MOSCOW: Russia on Friday reported 150 new fatalities from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, a record daily rise, taking the country’s official nationwide death toll from the virus to 3,249. The country’s coronavirus crisis response center reported 8,894 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of infections to 326,448.MOSCOW: Russia on Friday reported 150 new fatalities from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, a record daily rise, taking the country’s official nationwide death toll from the virus to 3,249.

Russia reports record daily rise in new coronavirus deaths | Arab News

Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed says central Alabama residents who need ICU beds may not be able to get them. He announced Wednesday some hospitals in the region had run out of space, and urged people... - Social News XYZMontgomery Mayor Steven Reed says central Alabama residents who need ICU beds may not be able to get them. He announced Wednesday some hospitals in the [...]

Shortage of ICU beds in central Alabama amid virus (Video) - Social News XYZ

State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris spoke Thursday afternoon about the state of hospitals in Montgomery, which Mayor Steven Reed says are at a “critical point.”State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris spoke Thursday afternoon about the state of hospitals in Montgomery, which Mayor Steven Reed says are at a “critical point.”

Montgomery hospitals can handle ICU bed shortages, state health officer says

Many Southern states were criticized for reopening their economy earlier than CDC guidelines said they

Montgomery, Alabama Is Seeing A Huge Rise In COVID Cases | HillReporter.com

Ontario is reporting its highest number of new cases of COVID-19 since May 8, marking the continuation of a worrisome trend that has seen numbers on the rise for close to a week now. Ontario is reporting its highest number of new cases of COVID-19 since May 8, marking the continuation of a worrisome trend that has seen numbers on the rise for close to a week now.

Ontario's COVID-19 cases highest since May 8, official death toll crosses 2,000 | CP24.com