$69 Million for no-show ventilators

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$69 Million for no-show ventilators

Post by moksha » Fri May 01, 2020 10:27 am

https://nypost.com/2020/04/29/new-york- ... up-report/

It’s unclear precisely how Oren-Pines was vetted. He is a specialist in mobile phone technology, with no apparent experience in government contracting or medical devices, Buzzfeed found.

He was one of thousands of people who, on March 27, replied to a tweet from President Trump urging Ford and General Motors to “START MAKING VENTILATORS, NOW!”

“We can supply ICU Ventilators, invasive and noninvasive. Have someone call me URGENT,” Oren-Pines had responded.

An unnamed state official told Buzzfeed that he came recommended by the White House coronavirus task force. One thing is certain, this mobile phone technician was clever enough to send a one-sentence message to an excessively stupid President.

New York is still trying to get the rest of its money back. :o
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Re: $69 Million for no-show ventilators

Post by moksha » Fri May 01, 2020 11:15 am

The worse part besides the total deception at a time when the ventilators were sorely needed? The State paid "a jaw-dropping $47,656 per ventilator — at least triple the standard retail price of high-end models".
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Re: $69 Million for no-show ventilators

Post by Random » Sun May 03, 2020 12:59 pm

@$%#@

:x

You could say "what a genius" for making a lot of money doing nothing, but I say "what an idiot" to not care about anyone.
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