It’s Terrifying’: How Frustrations Flared For Nurses At SW Washington Hospital

Published by OREGON PUBLIC RADIO on 4/9/20 (Source)

By March 11, the hospital told nurses to start removing outdated “service by” stickers on masks and motor-powered respirators, according to a workplace safety complaint filed by the Washington State Nurses Association. The mechanical respirators offer greater protection than N95 masks, but some of the equipment hadn’t been serviced in two years.