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Decreasing from six available ICU beds for the 2.4 million Austin metro over the weekend, there are now only two available beds as of Monday evening, according to Austin Public Health Authority Dr. Desmar Walkes.

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The Austin metro is not far off from hitting Intensive Care Unit capacity, according to a new report from the University of Texas' COVID-19 Modeling Consortium, which projects city hospitals could be in trouble by the end of the month.

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Austin could see several thousand more hospitalizations and full ICU units if stricter COVID regulations are not put into play, according to research at UT. (CC)

Stricter COVID precautions could save the city from over 11,000 COVID-related hospitalizations over the course of about three months, according to a report by University of Texas researchers.

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