A mammoth floating Navy clinic will head to New York on Saturday to assist in the fight towards the coronavirus, President Trump claimed Thursday.
The president will be on hand at the Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia to see the USNS Consolation off.
“I’ll kiss it goodbye,” Trump mentioned all through a push briefing from the White Household Coronavirus Endeavor Power.
The converted supertanker capabilities 1,000 beds, 12 absolutely equipped operating rooms and up to 1,200 health professionals, nurses and health care specialists.
It will treat non-coronavirus clients, relieving the immense pressure on the city’s overcome hospitals for the duration of the surging crisis.
New York is presently the epicenter of the pandemic in the US, clocking 37,258 verified situations and 385 fatalities.