Cambridge Health Alliance is seeking donations of N95 and paper masks, paper protective gowns and protective goggles and glasses.
Mass. General is looking for people with 3D printers that can use instructions available online to print out protective masks.
FormLabs, a 3D-printer company in Cambridge, reports it's working with one hospital to start churning out masks, but cautions about the care that needs to be taken:
We already have a prototype in testing and production capabilities. Material + filter have to be correct to be effective.
And a group is seeking volunteers to sew more traditional masks.