Texas governor suspends electives in 4 more counties

Alia Paavola –
Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

The guv had actually currently issued an executive order June 25 suspending elective care in Bexar, Dallas, Harris and Travis counties..

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott provided a proclamation June 30 suspending optional surgical treatments at health centers in 4 more counties to ensure beds are offered for clients with COVID-19.

The pronouncement requires hospitals in Cameron, Hidalgo, Nueces and Webb counties to postpone surgeries and procedures that are not right away clinically necessary..

” As these counties experience a surge in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, we are committed to working along with healthcare facilities to assist ensure that every COVID-19 client who requires a bed will have access to one,” Mr. Abbott said. “We are constantly keeping track of the information at the local level and will continue to take precautionary action where it is essential.”.

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