1 million N-95 masks to be delivered in Florida tomorrow

Posted on March 23, 2020 by Romi White

Florida Senator Doug Broxson (R-Gulf Breeze) has informed South Santa Rosa News that the state will be receiving one million N-95 masks for medical workers tomorrow and a second delivery of one million more masks is expected within 10 days.

“The masks will be distributed through normal supply chains,” said Broxson.

According to Broxson, the Governor’s office and officials are working to shore up protection for medical workers.

FDEM and FDOH have ordered a total of 8.2 million N95 masks and 3 million surgical masks, according to the Governor’s Press Office.