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GMH getting $500K for gear upgrades

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by Janjeera Hail

Guam - The Guam Memorial Hospital is getting a half-million dollars in federal funding to purchase necessary equipment and systems to prepare and respond to bioterrorism and other public health emergencies. According to a media release, GMH will use the funding to upgrade infusion pumps, renovate isolation rooms at their Skilled Nursing Unit in Barrigada and upgrade automated emergency victim tracking software.

The grant money is from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service's Hospital Preparedness Program.

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