Maria Arechiga (center) helps move an intubated COVID-19 patient to a private room. The patient died later that day. Multiple COVID-19 deaths in one day are not rare at the hospital.

LOS ANGELES, CA – Maria Arechiga, center, an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Charge Nurse, helps move an intubated COVID-19 patient to a private room as other nurses help and look on in the ICU of Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital on Friday Jan. 15, 2021. The patient passed away later that day. The floor was converted to an ICU unit the week before to help with the surplus of COVID-19 patients.