Pitt’s Ex-Emergency Management Director Christopher Casamento Indicted, Accused Of Stealing And Selling University’s PPE Supply For Personal ProfitThe University of Pittsburgh’s former Emergency Management director has been indicted for stealing and selling for his own profit the school’s supply of coronavirus personal protective equipment online.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Exton-Based Company Makes PPE Shield That Creates Electrical Charge To Protect Against VirusA Pennsylvania company has made a PPE shield that creates an electrical charge to render COVID-19 inactive.
Pennsylvania Spent $35M On Plastic Face Shields In Early '20A tally by The Associated Press shows that nearly a third of the $110 million that Pennsylvania spent on personal protective equipment and ventilators in the early months of the pandemic went toward face shields.
Counties Get Coronavirus Precautions In Place For Election DayElection Day is just four days away and Southwestern Pa. continues to gear up for expected record turnout.
PPE Gear Distributed To Pittsburgh Healthcare Workers In Preparation For Potential Fall Wave Of CoronavirusSome local organizations made sure that healthcare workers in the Pittsburgh area received PPE equipment.
'Severe Rationing': Pennsylvania Nurse Union Says Hospitals Are Forced To Ration PPE Even As They Resume Elective SurgeriesOne of Pa.'s nurses’ unions alleges that hospitals have “resorted to severe rationing” of PPE even as they resume elective surgeries.
Health & Human Services Deputy Chief Of Staff For Policy Working To Replenish Federal PPE StockpileDuring the President's visit to Allentown Thursday afternoon, he announced an upgrade to the National Strategic Stockpile that stores needed materials for a pandemic.
2M N95 Masks Arrive At Pittsburgh International Airport, To Be Distributed To FEMAA charter flight carrying personal protective equipment to be distributed to FEMA arrived from South Korea at Pittsburgh International Airport on Monday.
Robert Morris University Helping Provide 3D Printed Personal Protective Equipment To Healthcare WorkersThe RMU School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science has joined a local task force to help supply protective and diagnostic equipment to healthcare workers.