The United States has more people hospitalized with Covid-19 than ever before, according to the Covid Tracking Project (CTP).
There were 68,516 current hospitalizations reported on Friday across the entire US, according to CTP. The seven-day average for current hospitalizations is now 62,123, which is up 20.01% from last week.
Nineteen states reported record high Covid-19 hospitalizations today, according to the Covid Tracking Project.
Those states are; Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, West Virginia, and Wyoming.
Record high hospitalizations are expected to continue daily as new Covid-19 cases continue to skyrocket.