As Puerto Rico struggles with water shortages and a dire situation for many seeking medical care, the number of customers getting power off of the island's grid has declined, according to the latest available data and conversations with energy experts.
A hospital ship deployed as part of federal response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico is waiting. But hospitals that are overwhelmed with patients and staff say they don't even know how to begin sending people to the Comfort. Only 33 of the 250 beds on the Comfort -- 13% -- are being used, nearly two weeks after the ship arrived.
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