"Our goal is to make a respirator recovery network, which is one of the essential equipment in the treatment of the most serious cases of Covid-19", says Paulo Skaf, president of Fiesp and Senai-SP.
Damaged equipment undergoes a process that includes an initial screening, disinfection and forty (if necessary) and then is sent to the Ondoto-Médico-Hospitalar nucleus, located in Vila Leopoldina, in the West Zone of São Paulo, where they are subjected to a new sorting and repaired.
Senai-SP also intensified the manufacture of masks. According to the institution, in three months the forecast is for 600 thousand masks to be manufactured. Still, according to Senai, in the last week 4,000 masks were delivered and another 6,700 are being completed.
According to the survey carried out by AMB, the lack of all protective equipment affects the following public hospitals in the capital:
According to the Association, in other medical units of the public network, almost all equipment is missing:
Coronavirus cases in São Paulo
The new number of cases represents an increase of 27% in relation to the 2,339 cases announced on Monday (31). In the case of deaths, the growth was 21%.