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Ten Connecticut hospitals have the cold storage facilities required to handle Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, when it becomes available. That vaccine must be stored at minus 70 degrees Celsius.

Red Cross Asks For Blood Donations, Convalescent Plasma

May 4, 2020
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Hospitals are in need of blood donations to prevent a shortage in the coming weeks, now that hospitals will resume elective surgeries. 

Connecticut Hospitals Went Into Overdrive To Prepare For COVID-19

Apr 29, 2020
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Hospitals in Connecticut have collaborated on a level not seen in generations in order to fight COVID-19. They built more than enough hospital beds to prepare for the worst case scenario. 

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Governor Andrew Cuomo says 350 people a day are walking into New York hospitals in need of a ventilator. At this rate, state officials say the state stockpile of machines will be exhausted before reaching the peak of coronavirus patients. Officials aren't counting on receiving more.

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Long Island continues to try to find ways to increase hospital capacity as the region becomes a global hotspot for the coronavirus pandemic.