Essex County health officials: We have supplies — for now
From Adirondack Daily Enterprise 3-19-2020
ELIZABETHTOWN — Amid concern over the spread of the novel coronavirus, public health officials on Wednesday sought to quell concerns about hospital capacity and testing capabilities — while conceding that sustaining a stable supply of protective equipment and testing materials would likely be a challenge.
At a press conference on coronavirus outside the Essex County complex in Elizabethtown, representatives from both Adirondack Health and the UVM-Elizabethtown Community Hospital said their hospitals have enough supplies to continue testing those with suspected cases of COVID-19 — for now. Read more here.