US sets new record for COVID-19 hospitalization

More than 145,000 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19, according to data from the US Department of Health and Human Services. Record numbers are above the previous peak from January 2021. CBS News correspondent Elise Preston has the latest from Chicago. Next, Dr. Adam Braun, an emergency physician and COVID-19 task force chair at Envision Healthcare, will join CBSN to discuss the effects of the Omicron mutant.