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March 17, 2020
In response to recent world events involving the COVID-19 virus, General Cardiac Technology, Inc. is making preparations and staying informed on the situation as it develops. We are working with vendors to monitor supply chain impacts so we can be well positioned to overcome the challenges we are facing.
Currently, we have limited our operations to only the essential functions of shipping and receiving. We intend to continue to ship Heart Hugger™ and Surgi-Support Vest at full capacity to ensure that customers continue to receive the critical products we provide.
We realize this is a difficult time for everyone the world over and wish you and your loved one’s good health and stability through this difficult and challenging time.
March 10, 2020
General Cardiac Technology Inc. as Manufacturers and Distributor of Heart Hugger Sternum Support Harness™ and Surgi Support Vest for Women, is monitoring updates related to the coronavirus outbreak for potential impacts on our product supply chain. We understand that supply chains are a global concern and we strive to be prepared and stay informed. Our sourcing team is working closely with our contract manufactures to identify any significant issues with their production schedules. We have not been made aware of any circumstance that would affect our raw material supply chains for the foreseeable future.
We have also initiated appropriate actions to ensure our employees have a healthful and safe working environment. We followed protocol for business travelers and some employees are working from home for additional precaution. The health and safety of our employees are of paramount importance and all employees have been informed and encouraged to practice standard precautions.
We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this statement if circumstances change or new information becomes available.