GM Partners With Ventec Life Systems to Increase Ventilator Production for Severe COVID-19 Patients

At the time of the epidemic of COVID-19 around the world, more than 310,000 people have been infected and more than 13,000 deaths. Dispensing rescued patients with severe conditions requiring mechanical ventilation. And at this time, hospitals throughout the United States Lacking respirator Since eighteen percent of patients in the ICU require mechanical ventilation. Seventy-seven percent of patients need extra oxygen. Monday, March 16, US President Donald Trump Said the government is ordering a respirator Respiratory protection mask (N95) and many additional PPE masks

Wednesday, March 19, NBCNEWS reported that Ventec Life Systems, one of the United States of America’s respirator-makers. Location in Seattle Increased production at the request of federal, state, and local officials. Ventec CEO Chris Kiple said the company aims to increase production within the next 90 days, by increasing from 150 units per month to 1.000. Per month and hopefully the end of the year will be 2,000 per month

Friday, March 20, General Motors (GM), US car manufacturer Announcing that it is working with Ventec Life Systems to help increase the production of ventilator needed for hospitals to cope with COVID-19 patients. And are most concerned that the United States There is not enough respirator for the on-going needs.

Ventec plans to rely on GM’s production, transportation, and procurement to help build a lot of ventilators more quickly, said Mary Barra, president and CEO of GM. The company will explore how to help over time. This crisis continues.

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Aside from GM, Ford and Volkswagen have also coordinated with the White House to help support the production of respirators, CEO Tesla CEO Elon Musk has expressed through participation that Tesla employees and SpaceX is currently working on a respirator, in which New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted that Musk needed it, but Musk didn’t respond to the details, but Musk used to produce drugs. Diving for 13 lives. Wild Boar Team in the Royal Cave in Thailand (Even if not being used) in July 2018, it can be expected that Musk will make out really wow, please encourage the mass production and the future can send to help around the world

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