Gov. Greg Abbott Assures State Medical Supplies

Gov. Greg Abbott Assures State Medical Supplies

Governor Greg Abbott  held a press conference Tuesday on COVID-19 in Texas at the Texas Department of Public Safety Warehouse Facility. The Governor was joined by the Texas Department of State Health Services and the Texas Division of Emergency Management.

During the press conference, there were key points Governor Abbott touched on:

  1. As of  March 24, 2020, 715 Texans tested positive for COVID-19 65 counties are affected
  2. The total number of tests now exceed 11,000 in the State of Texas
  3. Governor Abbott says the State of Texas will receive going forward 100,000 masks per day and it will eventually lead to 1 million masks per week
  4. If you would like to donate medical supplies or volunteer, you can go to www.texas.gov  
  5. There are currently two Executive Orders in place for the State of Texas: Postpone all unnecessary surgeries and hospitals must submit daily reports to the State Health Department. You can find detailed information at www.texas.gov.