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Detroit's $9 million field hospital shuts after treating 39 COVID patients

Detroit's $9 million field hospital shuts after treating 39 COVID patients

May 8, 2020 | Will Callan, Michigan Radio

The 1,000-bed temporary hospital at TCF Center in Detroit releases its final patient. A spokesperson for the  federal government stresses the closure isn’t necessarily permanent and will be ready in case there is a second wave of the coronavirus.

Will U.S. drug supplies meet demand if Michigan hospitals see second surge?

Will U.S. drug supplies meet demand if Michigan hospitals see second surge?

April 17, 2020 | Will Callan, Michigan Radio

The drug shortage has hit Michigan unevenly. Hospitals are relatively comfortable now with their supply of drugs, but are concerned about another sharp rise in patients. In southeast Michigan, the shortage is already showing itself.