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Fanatics, officially licensed producer of fan gear for Major League Baseball, as well as all other major North American sports leagues and the NCAA, is stepping in to help alleviate the expected bite of COVID-19 on medical personnel as the virus continues to spread across the nation. Michael Rubin, Executive Chairman of Fanatics, tweeted Thursday …

“Tattoo artists really understand the need for protective gear,” said Michelle Myles, co-owner of Daredevil Tattoo in New York City, who donated her stock of gloves and masks. “We already operate with an awareness of blood-borne pathogens and cross-contamination, so we take a lot of precautions in our day-to-day operations anyway.” Myles closed her shop …

Like other first responders, cops are burning the personal protective equipment needed to ward off the coronavirus, state attorney general Gurbir Grewal said on Thursday. “We are struggling, we are absolutely struggling with PPE in this state,” Grewal told NJ Advance Media. Equipment should be kept for serious calls like violent crime, he said, but …

Faced with shortages, Las Vegas Valley hospitals are rationing masks and other protective gear used by doctors, nurses and other staff to keep themselves and their patients safe. Usually fluid, supplies are now treated like precious commodities as global demand has skyrocketed amid the coronavirus pandemic. Henderson’s nurse, Geoconda Hughes, is among those pushing back. …

As the world continues to grapple with the coronavirus outbreak, UFC star Conor McGregor is doing his best to help. McGregor pledged on Tuesday to purchase € 1million of protective equipment for Irish hospitals. He posted a video on Instagram begging the Irish government to institute a “full lockdown” in the wake of the COVID-19 …

The instructors and administrators of the Berks Career & Technology Center are dedicated to educating and preparing thousands of students to thrive in the workplace. The protection of this mission is at the forefront of the current agenda of the BCTC. Hoping to help doctors, nurses and other first responders in the fight against the …

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Researchers and professors at colleges and universities in central Texas are collecting personal protective equipment (PPE) from their science and medical labs for donation to local doctors and nurses who need it to protect themselves from the COVID-19. Classes on campus are canceled for the remainder of the semester at all major …

With an expected wave of COVID-19 patients approaching, hospitals in the Portland area continue their desperate attempts to obtain more personal protective equipment for their workers. Those caregivers received a boost on Tuesday from an unexpected source: sportswear giant Nike. Nike executives revealed on Tuesday that the company is working with Oregon Health & Science …

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Supply chain platform Suuchi Inc. and mattress maker Eclipse International are moving some of their operations to make masks and other protective gear for healthcare workers as New Jersey businesses step up to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Suuchi Ramesh, the founder of Suuchi Inc., said the company “is reallocating as much of our available capacity …

VENTURA, Calif .– As Ventura County hospitals anticipate a possible increase in the coronavirus, supplies to protect health officials are needed. The community is now stepping in to help provide protective gear across the county. Like so many others around the world, doctors and nurses in Ventura County do not have enough protective gear against …

Increasingly desperate appeals by healthcare workers and public authorities for donations of face masks and other protective gear are a troubling sign of how US hospitals are unprepared for the COVID pandemic. 19. Dr Alison Cooke, deputy chief of hospital medicine at Kaiser Permanente-San Francisco, recently warned her institution had less than a week of …

First responders in New Jersey are advised to purchase painters’ masks to protect themselves while treating possible coronavirus patients. In Pennsylvania, the state Department of Health is reaching out to the mining industry for masks. A hospital in Woodbury, Gloucester County is asking for mask donations. Even as the region’s healthcare providers prepare for the …

In the fight against the coronavirus, nurses are playing a vital role, but some on the front lines in the hardest-hit regions of the United States say they fear their health is not becoming a priority. Nurses in Washington state and California said they had to beg for N95 masks, which are thicker than surgical …

Posted: March 20, 2020 / 6:41 PM EDT / Update: March 20, 2020 / 7:36 PM EDT A South Korean soldier wearing protective gear cleans his goggles to spray disinfectant as a precaution against the novel coronavirus on a street in Seoul, South Korea on Friday, March 6, 2020. The South Korean prime minister criticized …

The Open Cities Community Health Center in St. Paul, Minnesota, is considering closing because it doesn’t have enough face masks. Doctors at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis are performing invasive procedures on coronavirus patients wearing loose-fitting surgical masks rather than the tight-fitting respirators recommended by health agencies. In a Los Angeles emergency room, doctors …

Hospital staff in Renton, Washington, are making DIY face shields for medical workers to deal with the shortage. Providence St. Joseph Health System operates 51 hospitals and hundreds of clinics in seven states. About 20 administrative staff made 500 face shields from marine-grade vinyl, industrial tape, foam and elastic, Jennifer Bayersdorfer, the hospital group’s senior …

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Some hospitals have a surplus of protective equipment and others not enough. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are working on system that would track inventory across the United States The big obstacle is not the technology. The problem is to make hospitals comfortable sharing information about their preparedness – information they had previously considered …

Masks, gloves and other gear are essential as healthcare workers deal with the COVID-19 outbreak. The East a strategic national stockpile that the US government controls – but no one knows what, beyond this stockpile, is available in the private sector. Some hospitals have a surplus of protective equipment and others not enough. The Centers …

Most of Oregon’s federal delegation has asked the Trump administration for nearly half a million N-95 respirators and a large supply of other medical equipment to help the state prepare for the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19. In a letter to Vice President Mike Pence, the delegation said the equipment was needed to meet Oregon’s “growing and …