MedStar and area hospitals partner to handle spike in flu related illnesses

The flu has hit north Texans with a vengance.  Hospitals are crowded and 911 calls for flu related symptoms are up an average of 42 calls per day.  Area hospitals and MedStar are working together to help improve the throughput of patients in the healthcare system.

 

Read various media stories below:

ABC 8 News at Noon

NBC 5 Evening News

CBS 11 Story 1

CBS 11 Story 2

ABC 8 Story 2