• US health care facilities plead for help from government

    13 days ago - By Who TV

    WASHINGTON - For weeks, health care centers and hospitals have sounded the alarm about the lack of medical supplies.
    Dr. Panagis Galistsatos with Johns Hopkins Hospital in Maryland says at this point, he's beginning to feel let down, as all levels of government struggle to fill the void.
    “Please arm us with all the appropriate equipment that we need,” Galistsatos said.
    Across the country, health professionals like Galiatsatos are pleading with the federal government to send help and supplies.
    “You wouldn't send off your military men and women without the equipment they need to combat in a...
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  • W. MI health care coalition delivers beds, supplies

    13 days ago - By Wood TV

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Region 6 Healthcare Coalition says it delivered 100 beds and supplies to Grand Valley State University's Cook-DeVos Center for Health Science.
    The supplies were purchased using a grant throughout the years to prepare for a health emergency like COVID-19.
    The Region 6 Coalition consists of health care providers, facilities, emergency medical services and other medical authorities throughout West Michigan. It is a part of the Hospital Preparedness Program, which is through MDHHS.
    “This is setting up a hospital in a gymnasium or a building of some sort. We provide...
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