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Paramedics In Need of Supplies


Nitrile exam gloves and hand sanitizer are among the medical supplies the Oxford County Paramedics Services is looking for to support local health care professionals in the County.

OXFORD COUNTY – Oxford County Paramedics are appealing for medical supplies amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

In a statement yesterday, Chief for Oxford County Paramedic Services Ben Addley says the response to the outbreak has led to a shortage across the world, including gloves, masks, hand sanitizer and more.

As a result, they are appealing to local businesses and community partners for donations or supplies to support local health care professionals in the County.

They are looking for the following items:

- N95 masks

- Surgical/procedure masks

- Nitrile exam gloves

- Disposable isolation gowns

- Hand sanitizer

He says if anyone is able to donate, you can call the Paramedic Services at 1-800-755-0394, ext. 3550 or by email at ems@oxfordcounty.ca to arrange for a pick-up or drop off. Any of the donations that are collected will be shared with local healthcare partners.

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