Every day, Tunisia sees hundreds of new Covid infections. Among them, over 700 have been hospitalized and 149 admitted to intensive care, according to numbers published by the Ministry of Health on October 14. As the Coronavirus spreads quickly, the capacity of hospitals has become a major concern. A video taken at the Rabta Hospital emergency room which shows patients lying on makeshift mattresses on the ground prompted an uproar on social media. It revealed the overload that hospitals face, raising the question of their capacity to deal with this health crisis.