WHO working to ensure supplies of diagnostics, protective gear - Tedros
Thursday, 19 March 2020 The World Health Organization (WHO) is finalizing arrangements for Chinese suppliers to export protective gear for health workers and aims to build a "continuous pipeline", WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Thursday.
Doctors in Seattle were forced to make their own face masks due to a global shortage of medical protective gear. According to Reuters, besides masks, they are short on surgical gowns and protective eye gear. Associate Vice President of Providence St. Joseph Health said they are expecting more...
Nurses at NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi hospital in the Bronx staged a protest Saturday morning about lack of enough medical supplies and sudden revisions to safety guidelines about reusing protective..