In the months since COVID-19 entered Delaware, the largest emergency rooms in the state have been quieter, eerie almost. Beds that are typically filled are now empty. Doctors say they have never seen anything like it.
The global coronavirus pandemic has created a huge need for health care in the U.S., but it also is delivering a devastating financial blow to that sector.
As the coronavirus continues to touch — and hurt — almost every aspect of life in Delaware, the front-line health system industry says it is collectively losing more than $5 million a day
Each of the health care systems in Sussex County is participating in this community testing effort. There will be bilingual staff on site. The timing and locations of initially scheduled community testing sites are below. Nanticoke Memorial Hospital also anticipates beginning community testing within the week and will provide details for their testing plan once details have been finalized.
For up to date information on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), please visit coronavirus.delaware.gov. If you have questions, please contact the Delaware Division of Public Health call center at 1-866-408-1899 or email firstname.lastname@example.org