BUTLER, Pa. (WPMG) – As pennsylvanai calculates new confirmed cases of COVID-19, it has been determined that Butler County has 11 new cases of COVID-19.
The SARS-like virus has now infected 60-people in Butler County, several of which are currently being treated at Butler Memorial Hospital.
So far, 15 patients have been admitted to BMH, 6 of which are located in the intensive care unit (ICU). Reportedly, 6 are confirmed positive cases, and 9 are suspected (PUI) cases.
According to the Butler Health System, there is an emergency plan to increase emergency and critical care beds if necessary.
Butler Health System has also put a crisis hiring rush on RN’s, RT’s, and several other various positions. You can learn more about current openings here: https://www.butlerhealthsystem.org/For-Professionals/Career-Opportunities/Butler-Memorial-Hospital-Career-Opportunities.aspx
Pennsylvania has nearly 5,000 confirmed cases fo COVID-19 as of right now.