Be advised. Guidance for requesting PPE
Message from MEMA:
Please see below for who is responsible for Healthcare PPE and who what PPE MEMA is responsible for.
DPH Providing PPE For: - Hospitals - Medical Facilities - Nursing Homes - Assisted Living Facilities - Community Health Centers - Private/not fire-based EMS services - Local Public health groups - Other providers providing clinical care (VNAs, Home hospice) - VNAs, home hospice IF they are providing clinical care from RNs, NPs, PAs, MDs, DO (anyone that is licensed to practice medicine in the commonwealth).
MEMA Providing PPE For: County Sheriff’s Clinical/Medical Staff Funeral Homes Fire-based EMS services Residential group homes (if they ARE NOT providing clinical care)