GREENE COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Like many hospitals, Greene County General is facing a critical need of personal protective equipment, or PPE, right now.
A community group has stepped up to help.
Hospital officials say in many cases - PPE prices have gone up due to the increased demand.
The hospital's foundation director said the estimated cost was $21,000 for masks, gloves, gowns, and similar items.
She shared the need with the Greene County Foundation. The foundation helped secure two grants to cover the cost.