Bourbon Community Hospital Accepting Donations of Medical and Protective Supplies and Equipment
Paris, KY (March 31, 2020) – In response to questions about how members of the community can assist in the region’s novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response, Bourbon Community Hospital is accepting donations of unused and unopened medical and protective supplies and equipment. This move is part of Bourbon Community Hospital’s ongoing efforts to address the COVID-19 pandemic and prepare for increased needs of personal protective equipment (PPE), which healthcare providers across the nation are experiencing.
The hospital can accept the following unused and unopened medical and protective supplies and equipment:
· Disposable face masks including surgical masks and earloop masks
· Respirator masks rated N95 or higher
· Face shields and goggles designed to protect eyes
· Disposable gowns such as medical/dental gowns as well as impervious or isolation gowns
· Disposable non-latex gloves
· Disposable surgical caps
· Disposable foot covers
· Antimicrobial wipes
· Hand sanitizer
At this time, Bourbon Community Hospital cannot accept medical devices, medications or linens.
Those with supplies and equipment to donate may contact Administration at 859-987-1000 to arrange delivery.
For more information, visit our website at BourbonHospital.com.