COVID-19: Face masks at LGH could be re-used if demand spikes

Rob Inglis
By Rob Inglis
March 29 2020 - 5:30pm
A memo has circulated among THS North staff, addressing the potential for protective face masks at the Launceston General Hospital to be re-used should demand skyrocket.

Staff at the Launceston General Hospital could be forced to decontaminate and re-use face masks in the event of a spike in demand for personal protective equipment.

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Rob Inglis

Rob Inglis

Journalist

Rob Inglis is a reporter with The Examiner, covering state and federal politics. He is based in Hobart.

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