Jiaherb donates personal protective equipment to support frontline healthcare workers

April 14, 2020

The company has supplied over 20,000 pieces of PPE that include surgical masks and coveralls.

Jiaherb Inc. (Pine Brook, NJ) has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) to hospitals battling the COVID-19 pandemic. The company has supplied over 20,000 pieces of PPE that include surgical masks and coveralls to Morristown Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System in Morristown, NJ; and Orange county Medical Center, part of Kaiser Permanente in Anaheim, CA. Jiaherb has also donated PPE to Levine Children's Hospital, part of Atrium Health in Charlotte, NC.

“Given the growing shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) in medical facilities, we have an opportunity and an obligation to help,” stated Scott Chen, president of Jiaherb, in a press release.

“After learning how our local and national healthcare workers are in jeopardy due to shortages of personal protective equipment, we put our own rapid supply chain capability to work on their behalf,” added Chris Oesterheld, vice president of Jiaherb.