Millions of Older Americans Live in Counties with No ICU Beds as Pandemic Intensifies

March 20, 2020

(Kaiser Health News) – More than half the counties in America have no intensive care beds, posing a particular danger for more than 7 million people who are age 60 and up ? older patients who face the highest risk of serious illness or death from the rapid spread of COVID-19, a Kaiser Health News data analysis shows.