Clinch Valley Health Accepting Donations of Medical and Protective Supplies and Equipment

March 30, 2020

In response to questions about how members of the community can assist in the region’s novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response, Clinch Valley Health today announced that it is accepting donations of unused protective supplies and handmade masks made of 3 layers of 100% cotton tight weave (cannot see through fabric when held up to light) Masks must have ties and not elastic.  This move is part of Clinch Valley Health’s ongoing efforts to address the COVID-19 pandemic and prepare for increased needs of personal protective equipment (PPE), which healthcare providers across the nation are experiencing.

The hospital can accept the following unused medical and protective supplies and equipment:

  • Disposable face masks including surgical masks and earloop masks

  • Respirator masks rated N95 or higher

  • Face shields and goggles designed to protect eyes

  • Disposable gowns such as medical/dental gowns as well as impervious or isolation gowns

  • Disposable non-latex gloves

  • Disposable surgical caps

  • Disposable foot covers

  • Antimicrobial wipes

  • Hand sanitizer

At this time, Clinch Valley Health cannot accept medical devices, medications or linens. 

Those with supplies and equipment to donate may contact Materials Management Director Shelia Johns at 276.596.6000 to arrange delivery.

For more information, please visit ClinchValleyHealth.com.