Montana’s hospitals are in dire straits. COVID-19 cases are overwhelming staff to the point that the national guard has been brought in to help. The state’s biggest hospital is seeing the worst of it and was recently detailed by Kaiser Health News, where patients line the hallways and officials are struggling to provide the needed care that, in many cases, ends up being futile
Click to listen to Freelance Reporter Nick Ehli discuss the scenes currently at Billings Clinic and the stories he heard from its workers and patients.
Cover Photo Courtesy of Kaiser Health News and Billings Clinic