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Iowa Hospitals Overwhelmed By Latest Coronavirus Surge

Iowa recorded more than 30,000 new coronavirus infections over the past week, according to the COVID Tracking Project. The latest surge is threatening to overwhelm the state’s hospitals.

Here & Now‘s Peter O’Dowd speaks with Natalie Krebs, health care reporter for Iowa Public Radio, about the situation on the ground there.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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