US President Donald Trump announced that he underwent a second test on Thursday, using a rapid diagnosis, which produced a result in less than 15 minutes and determined that he was not infected with the new coronavirus, Reuters reported.
“I think I did it out of curiosity to see how fast it works,” said Donald Trump, who tested negative last month after contacting a Brazilian official who later tested positive for the new coronavirus. .
As part of the White House daily briefing, President Trump announced plans to operate a military hospital at Javits Center in New York to help the metropolis cope with the flow of patients. New York has become the epicenter of the new US coronavirus outbreak, with over 90,000 confirmed cases.
Presidential counselor Jared Kushner, a member of the coronavirus working group, said the executive would send N-95 protective masks to New York’s public hospital system to help health professionals cope with the situation next month.
Donald Trump, who initially downplayed the threat posed by the new virus, called on the Defense Production Act of the Korean War to ask companies to produce ventilators, essential for keeping COVID-19-infected patients alive. with respiratory problems. The White House leader also reportedly used the legislation to require General Motors to produce more N-95 masks.
“We have over 100,000 (fans) that are produced right now or whose production will start soon,” Trump said. At the same time, the president of the United States informed about the recent conversation with the General Manager of General Motors, Mary Barra, who confirmed that the production of fans will start soon.
US President Sean Conley’s doctor announced in a White House report that Donald Trump has undergone a new test created by Abbott Laboratories, the result of which is ready in 15 minutes. “It is healthy and without symptoms,” says the doctor’s letter.