Trump praises PPE production, testing, vaccine amid coronavirus crisis
President Trump discusses coronavirus testing and production of personal protective equipment and says the U.S. has a ‘stockpile of thousands of ventilators.’
General Motors will hand off ventilator production at its Kokomo, Ind., facility to Ventec Life Systems in the coming weeks.
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The automaker was hired to build 30,000 of them in partnership with the ventilator company through a $490 million contract from the federal Department of Health and Human Services to help build up a national stockpile to address surges in COVID-19 cases.