Coronavirus Coverage

LEONARDTOWN, MARYLAND - APRIL 08: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Nurses work while wearing personal protective equipment in the Emergency Department of MedStar St. Mary's Hospital April 8, 2020 in Leonardtown, Maryland. MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital is located near the greater Washington, DC area in St. Mary’s county, Maryland. The state of Maryland currently has more than 5,500 reported COVID-19 cases and over 120 deaths. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Governor Carney is urging Delawareans with health care and child care experience to fill critical positions in our health care and emergency child care workforce during the battle against covid-19. If you have health care or child care experience, here is the workforce portal.

He also called on citizens, businesses and non-profits with access to emergency materials to support Delaware’s coronavirus response.

Critical needs include:

  • Hand sanitizer
  • Sanitizing Wipes
  • Nitrile Gloves
  • Tyvek Suits
  • N95 Masks
  • Face shields and/or eye protection
  • Impermeable gowns.

If you have access to any of these items, click here.

 

Here is his quote:

“We need all Delaware citizens, businesses, and nonprofits to support Delaware’s response to COVID-19, If you have experience in health care or child care especially, please sign up at de.gov/coronavirus and help us fill critical positions. Thank you to all of Delaware’s health care workers who have been on the front lines, risking their own health and safety to protect others. Thank you to Delaware’s child care workers, our grocery store employees, teachers, and all Delawareans who are stepping up for their neighbors during this difficult time. We’ll get through this, but it will take all of us.”