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American Lung Association: More Than 200 Patient Groups Call on Administration to Take Additional Action to Alleviate Critical Shortage of Ventilators, PPE, Ensure Safety of Providers, Patients

Apr 04, 2020 - Targeted News Service

The American Lung Association issued the following statement:

More than patient advocacy, medical and public health organizations sent a letter to senior Trump Administration officials, appealing to the Administration to take immediate action to alleviate the critical shortage across the nation ventilators and personal protective equipment (PPE), such as masks, face shields and gowns, resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. In the letter, the organizations wrote:

"We are appreciative o...