CORRECTS YEAR - Patients await their turn at the emergency room at the Centro Medico de Caracas Clinical Hospital in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. The private health centers of ... more 
CORRECTS YEAR - Patients await their turn at the emergency room at the Centro Medico de Caracas Clinical Hospital in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. The private health centers of Venezuela have asked the government to declare a humanitarian emergency to deal with the shortage of supplies, drugs, equipment and spare parts. According to the Association of Private Clinics and Hospitals of Venezuela the shortage is so severe that people's lives could be in danger for lack of these basic medical supplies. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Ariana Cubillos
Wed, Aug 20, 2014 10:30 PM EDT