The United States has set a record for the second consecutive day for the number of people in hospital with Covid-19, according to the Covid Tracking Project (CTP).
As of Wednesday, 65,368 people were in hospital with Covid-19, according to CTP. This is the second day in a row that the nation has topped 60,000 current hospitalizations.
The highest hospitalizations records according to CTP data are:
- Nov 11 – 65,368
- Nov 10 – 61,964
- April 15 – 59,940
- April 21 – 59,780
- July 23 – 59,718
Record high hospitalizations are expected to continue daily as new Covid-19 cases continue to sky-rocket.