JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has scheduled a press conference for 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, to address the state’s hospital capacity due to the surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations. The governor is planned to outline new state assistance to expand overall capacity and support to hospital staff, according to a press release. Missouri Hospital Association President Herb Kuhn is slated to join Parson. It can be viewed on the governor’s Facebook page.