Lately, supply chain shortages became a part of daily life. For many folks, it started with toilet paper and disinfecting products like Clorox wipes and hand sanitizer. Now, in some areas meat is the unobtanium-du-jour. Who knows what’s next. Yet for healthcare workers and other folks who are on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19, the PPE needed to protect these folks from exposure to the virus has been in seriously short supply for months. Globally.
Despite the lack of N95 masks and isolation gowns, face shields and other PPE essentials, healthcare workers and so many other folks are continuing to go above and beyond their job duties knowing full well that this lack of PPE may cause them to contract the virus. Commercial PPE manufactures are scrambling to make all items that they can, but we as...