The federal government is building a pop up hospital with 250 beds at the Meadowlands Convention Center.
.@GovMurphy says thanks to @realDonaldTrump, @fema, and the @USACEHQ, a pop-up hospital with 250 beds will be coming to the #Meadowlands Convention Center in #Secaucus— John Heinis (@HeinisHardNews) March 25, 2020
Another 1,000 beds are anticipated if needed across the state:
We’ve also identified three locations where temporary hospitals can be stood-up, one in each region of our state – north, central, and south – a total additional 1,000 beds that can be activated in just a matter of days and weeks.— Governor Phil Murphy (@GovMurphy) March 25, 2020
Statewide, NJ.com reports an increase of 736 cases indicating the state may be reaching a plateau with 4,402 cases.