Baton Rouge hospitals running out of ICU nurses, administrators say – WAFB

“They didn’t want to get out in the community and come to the hospital or go see their doctor, or their surgery or procedure was delayed because we had such an influx of patients at the time,” Mumford said. “A lot of those patients have cancer or heart disease and need bypass surgery. If we continue to put those off, we’re putting their outcomes in jeopardy as well.”

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