There are 46,145 positive cases were reported across the U.S., with more than 582 deaths, according to the latest reports.
States and cities are frantically trying to round up medical supplies and increase hospital beds. There are reports that many life saving drugs are now in short supply in the US. Patients who count on them to treat other conditions may not have access.
President Donald Trump said Monday that the spread of the novel coronavirus in the US is not the fault of Asian-Americans , a group that has been the target of a growing number of racist and xenophobic attacks related to the virus.