Arkansas surpasses June goal of 120,000 COVID-19 tests

FULL BRIEFING 6/22: Gov. Hutchinson COVID-19 Arkansas update with hospital CEOs

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KAIT) - Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Dr. Nate Smith, secretary of the Arkansas Department of Health, gave an update on COVID-19 in Arkansas on Monday.

CEOs from 3 hospitals in central Arkansas also joined Monday’s briefing.

The state reaches the 120,000 COVID-19 tests for June.

A breakdown was given of hospital beds, ICU beds and vent capacities in Arkansas.

Dr. Nate Smith says capacities are encouraging.

Dr. Smith reports the number of active cases in the state.

Dr. Smith breaks down where patients reported visiting in the last two weeks.

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