The CDC issued guidance for optimizing the PPE supply, specifically facemasks, gowns and eye protection, including suggestions on what to do in case of shortages.
CMS recommends reaching out to a health care coalition (HCC) in your area for emergency response assistance. Click here for an interactive map with contact information.
Additionally, AHCA has warned providers to beware of COVID-19 scams selling PPE or other supplies. To aid in differentiation between legitimate businesses and scams, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has provided general guidance on COVID-19-related scams.