Health organizations trying to stay ahead of possible PPE shortages

Nearly a year after the start of the pandemic, health care workers are faced with a new challenge: lack of needles. For now, it seems like much of Southwest Florida is doing fine, because many places got ahead of the problem. In Charlotte County, vaccination supplies were ordered in bulk six months ago. Joseph Pepe, […]

Community members help SWFL nurse get PPE to fellow hospital workers

Nurses at a Southwest Florida hospital now have caps for their heads and hair. It’s all thanks to a fellow nurse, who turned to social media to see if anyone knew how to sew and make caps. We spoke to nurse Rae Ann Burman Monday who made it her mission to enlist community members to […]