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Saturday, April 04, 2020

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that he would use the National Guard to seize ventilators and protective equipment from hospitals and other health care facilities in upstate New York to deploy the lifesaving equipment in the New York City area.



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This will go over well upstate.

#1 | Posted by Rightocenter at 2020-04-04 01:51 PM | Reply

NY State National Guardsman to private hospital administrator: "Sir, we are here to seize all your ventilators at the order of the governor."

Hospital Administrator: "Sorry to tell you, but just the other month we lost all of them in an unfortunate boating accident {smirk}".

#2 | Posted by MSgt at 2020-04-04 02:07 PM | Reply

This is a stupid move. Those other hospitals are also going to have the need, soon enough.

#3 | Posted by Whatsleft at 2020-04-04 02:32 PM | Reply

They're already moving patients out into Long Island hospitals and soaking up beds there. I'm sure the locals will love it when their hospitals can't treat them because they're full of people from the city.

Shortsightedness at it's worst.

#4 | Posted by jpw at 2020-04-04 02:49 PM | Reply

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