Will Coronavirus Patients Push Orange County Hospitals to the Edge?

“It is very unfortunate and I’m hearing from my colleagues who are nurses that are the frontline, my students who work in the same setting, that things are just getting very busy and stressful. I think we’re hitting a situation where we’re going to be pretty maxed out very soon. So it’s alarming for sure,” said UC Irvine epidemiologist and public health expert Sanghyuk Shin in a Tuesday phone interview.