This post has been updated. It was originally published on Sunday, July 5, at 10:48 p.m.
San Antonio hospitals are under duress, and they have been for weeks. As COVID-19 hospitalizations and new cases increase, staffed hospital beds and ventilator capacity are decreasing.
The lack of availability of beds and ventilators is concerning for Bexar County and the smaller, rural counties that may rely on San Antonio hospitals for intensive care.