Washington nurses concerned for health as hospitals face mask shortages


SEATTLE — Western Washington hospi­tals are scram­bling to find more surgical masks and respi­ra­tors as the novel coron­avirus spreads throughout the state. 

Nurses across the region are raising concerns about the critical shortage of safety gear as some are directed to re-use the same mask for an extended period, or go without.


KING5: Washington nurses concerned for health as hospitals face mask shortages (3/11/20)