Colorado company sends crews to assist in Puerto Rico power outage
12 January, 2018, 18:09 | Author: Sammy Rose
Saline and other nutrient solutions are are given to dehydrated flu patients through IV bags, but this year, there is a shortage of those much-needed supplies.
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Schools in numerous state's most financially distressed urban areas have opened their doors to newcomers since Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. Caribbean territory in September.
A major producer of the IV materials is in Puerto Rico, which is still without power in some parts of the island.
The worst shortage is for small saline bags.
On Wednesday, an American Red Cross of Southern Missouri disaster volunteer, Ben Desa, who deployed to Puerto Rico in response to Hurricane Maria in October recently returned to Springfield after volunteering for over two months to help his home country recover from the hurricanes devastation.
Deliveries of those have been most unpredictable, said David Chen, a pharmacy director with Promedica, which operates 13 hospitals in OH and MI. "You never know what you're going to get", Chen said. It also gave Baxter permission to temporarily import sterile fluids from six overseas factories.
"We all need to understand that there is a crisis brewing with this", said Joseph Montella, MD, vice president of medical affairs at Camden, N.J. -based Cooper University Hospital.
"There has been a surge, over the past couple of weeks in the number of patients that we've been seeing with the flu", agreed Dr. Eitan Dickman, vice chair of emergency medicine at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn.
Influenza is widespread in the USA but has not quite reached epidemic levels, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.
The Food and Drug Administration says relief is on the way. "If someone needs intravenous fluids, they definitely get intravenous fluids".
ESB Networks said that counties worst affected in the Republic included Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim, Cavan and Monaghan. He said, that in his opinion, no temporary measure could have averted the flood problems of Tuesday evening last.
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Perhaps, that suggests something about why 0.33% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Tuesday, September 22. $589,355 worth of Tesla, Inc .
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