GRAND BLANC — In response to generous community outreach and in anticipation of caring for an increasing number of coronavirus (COVID-19) patients, starting today (March 25), Ascension Genesys Hospital is accepting donations for personal protective equipment at the medical center, located at 1 Genesys Parkway in Grand Blanc.
Donations will be accepted Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. at the main entrance of the hospital.
Supplies being accepted for donation include:
• Surgical Masks
• Isolation Masks
• N-95 Masks
• Isolation Gowns
• Surgical Gowns
• Full Length Plastic Face Shields
• ¾ Length Plastic Face Shields
“The safety of our patients, care teams and the community is our top priority as we all work to slow the transmission of coronavirus (COVID- 19) and care for all those in need. Ascension Michigan will always follow the most current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines regarding the use of personal protective equipment,” said Ascension Genesys in a statement, Wednesday. “We are accepting donations from businesses and members of the community as a precautionary measure for unpredictable circumstances as we work to contain the spread of COVID- 19.” — J.J.