Navigation Links
BioMax Producing Face Shields to Combat Healthcare PPE Shortages

In response to calls for help from healthcare workers, BioMax has begun producing reusable face shields. As large manufacturers nation-wide scramble to retool their machinery to build N95 masks and ventilators, hospitals are being forced to make do reusing masks or in extreme cases, using hand-sewn masks to protect employees from contracting infectious diseases. “We don’t know when these items will be readily available so we’re trying to provide some stop-gap support. Proper use of face shields offers a greater level of protection to N95 masks, allowing hospitals to conserve scarce resources.” said Bruce Powell, President and Founder of BioMax.

Designed specially to accommodate masks and glasses/googles being worn beneath the shield, BioMax Face Shields are a one-size-fits-all solution for those on the frontline of testing and treatment. They are built to meet Johns Hopkins medical standards using durable PETG plastic. Acting as a splatter guard, the face shield lessens the chance of large particles and/or moisture rendering a provider’s N95 mask unusable. When used correctly, the surfaces of the BioMax Face Shield can be wiped clean and re-used several times.

As the US surpasses China in total number of COVID-19 “Coronavirus” cases, there is growing concern about the number of medical professionals who are contracting the virus due largely to a lack of proper protection. In many cases, shortages are leaving hospitals woefully undersupplied; even going so far as to ask employees to supply their own personal protective equipment.

If healthcare workers continue to practice unprotected, not only will they themselves be at higher risk for infection, but previously uninfected patients they treated while contagious will be as well. There is a very real possibility that so many doctors and nurses will fall ill that hospitals will find themselves totally understaffed and unable to respond to the rapidly swelling number of COVID-19 patients. Experts believe that implementing higher levels of PPE like BioMax Face Shields is one of the most important ways to prevent provider illness and help slow the spread of the virus.


ExhibitMax, BioMax, and BioMax Face Shield are either registered trademarks or trademarks of ExhibitMax Inc.
The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

For more information on BioMax Face Shields:

For pricing and availability, please contact:
Bruce Powell
(952) 641-6771 or (612) 804-9264

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2020 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. ViaCyte Announces the Publication of a Report on Macroencapsulated Stem Cell-Derived Insulin-Producing Cells and the Issuance of Three Patents
2. Study Results Reveal Oral Growth Hormone Boosting Supplement May Be Capable of Producing the Same Benefits as Synthetic Growth Hormone Injections
3. BNSF Logistics Partners with Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT) to Combat Human Trafficking
4. Mount Sinai Technology Spinout RenalytixAI Completes Initial Public Offering, Raising $29 Million to Combat Kidney Disease
5. Medic-CE’s Resiliency Training Helps Combat Increasing Mental Health Risks Among EMS Providers
6. Wolf Administration Officials Participate in Lackawanna County Opioid Task Force to Combat Epidemic in Pennsylvania
7. Protein Sciences and Partnership for Influenza Vaccine Introduction (PIVI) Team Up to Combat the Flu in Mongolia
8. PA Secretary of Health Highlights Wolf Administrations Efforts to Combat the Opioid Epidemic at Misericordia University Public Forum
9. Cross-industry Push to Combat Cancer Risk From Dust
10. Physician General Rachel Levine Reminds Pennsylvanians about the Availability of Naloxone to Combat Drug Overdose
11. California Settlement with Warner Chilcott Sets National Precedent for Combatting Fraud in Private Health Plans
Post Your Comments:
(Date:5/16/2020)... ... 2020 , ... Oakworks Medical, a leading manufacturer of Ultrasound, C-arm, and Exam ... face down for extended periods and possibly prevent them from needing a ventilator. ... Pain Management professionals. We used our expertise to design a proning cushion that comfortably ...
(Date:5/15/2020)... ... ... Prevent Blindness , the nation’s oldest non-profit eye health organization, announced today the ... integrated in the organization's future "Be a Visionary" campaign: a call to action to ... designed to reflect the organization’s long history as well as its current sight-saving efforts ...
(Date:5/14/2020)... ... May 14, 2020 , ... Dental implant specialist and founder of Austin Dental ... World’s Top 100 Doctors in Dentistry for the year 2020 by Global Summits Institute. ... industry, Dr. Holtzclaw was recognized for his contributions to the field of implant dentistry. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/15/2020)... , ... May 15, 2020 , ... Collagen has taken ... the natural channel alone in 2019, according to a 2020 Nutritional Outlook ‘Ingredients to ... moving further and further away from the high molecular weight, low-impact products of the ...
(Date:5/15/2020)... Fla. (PRWEB) , ... May 15, 2020 , ... As ... the spread of Coronavirus. There is a need to combat the spread of the ... guests. This is where Touchrate hopes to help with their TempCheck Sentinel and TempCheckplus ...
(Date:5/14/2020)... ... May 14, 2020 , ... NeoTract, a wholly ... field of urology, today announced that John Pettit, M.D., Bellingham Urology Group PLLC ... designation recognizes that Dr. Pettit has achieved a high level of training and ...
(Date:5/14/2020)... ... May 14, 2020 , ... ... the Nevada Community Foundation’s COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund in an effort to assist ... , Nevada Community Foundation and Nevada COVID-19 Response, Relief, and Recovery Task ...
(Date:5/14/2020)... ... ... Responding to a request from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and in ... a contract to provide 1.2 million pieces of eye protection, 13.8 million surgical masks, ... well-being of America’s seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic. , “Federal Resources is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):