The Region of Tuscany has launched a fundraising campaign called ‘Support the hospitals of Tuscany’ aimed at allowing the purchase of medicines, medical devices, personal protective equipment and medical equipment useful to deal with the Coronavirus. The material will be distributed to healthcare companies according to the needs and indications of the Region, ensuring maximum transparency in the allocation procedures.
ESTAR, the regional public procurement centre for healthcare supplies, provides the Tuscan Regional Health System with its own bank account number dedicated to the collection of money that will be used to purchase materials such as masks, overalls, visors, glasses, gloves, hand disinfection gel, beds, fans, Cpap.
Those who wish to contribute by making a donation in favour of hospitals in Tuscany can make a deposit by bank transfer:
ESTAR IBAN: IT89 Z 05034 02801 0000005970, causal: Covid-19 emergency.
Launched on March 17 the campaign raised 870 thousand euros only in the first month. An important result that has allowed to do a lot. The donations, made by companies, associations and individuals were used to purchase 50 thousand FFP2 masks, 10,500 high protection suits and 15 thousand protective eyewear. The campaign continues! Thank you all.