St. Luke's says 80% of COVID-positive patients were admitted specifically for the virus, despite claims that most patients tested positive only after being admitted for something else.
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"The laboratory and notification center are just overwhelmed with the volume of testing."
"Rather than show faulty data, we will show no data and, moving forward, only track cases."
As of Monday, 24 adults with COVID-19 were hospitalized at St. Joseph Medical Center; six were in the ICU and three were on a ventilator.
"Not only are we experiencing a challenge on the front end of caring, we're also experiencing the challenge of our own teams being victims of this disease."
Also, the county, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Health, will continue to offer drive-up COVID-19 testing for the public through at least Jan. 15.
"We are asking for the public's help during this time of high demand for care by seeking the medical care they need from the most appropriate places."