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$1 million going towards hospital supplies

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by Janjeera Hail

Guam - More than a week after the state of emergency was declared, the Guam Memorial Hospital has finally received $1,000,000 in U.S. Department of the Interior funds that were reprogrammed to give GMH a much-needed boost. The agency received a check through the Department of Administration for the payment.  

However, none of that money will go towards paying off the $15,000,000 already owed to vendors.

Instead, checks have already been cut for the purchase of new supplies. The hospital's total accounts payable is about $23,000,000.

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