ICU beds full, elective surgeries delayed in Mississippi

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs announced all intensive care units across the state are full.

He said all elective surgeries that require the patient to be hospitalized are being postponed, beginning on Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Dobbs also said 9.8 percent of COVID-19 cases in the state end with patients in the hospital.

Click here to read the new guidelines about elective surgeries.

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