List of Needed Supplies for COVID-19 Response


Updated on April 7, 2020

The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is working to procure the following list of supplies:

Diagnostics and Testing:

  • CT contract agents
  • ELISA and RT PCR laboratory equipment and reagents
  • Leakproof cups for aspirate collection
  • Regular basic blood panel supplies
  • Respiratory viral panel (RVP)
  • RNA Extraction Kits
  • Sample collection tubes
  • Sample extraction (EUA)
  • Specimen transport bags
  • Swab kits
  • Swabs for buccal sample collection
  • Swabs for nasal sample collection
  • ThermoFisher TaqPath enzyme
  • Viral transport medium

Diagnostics and Testing: RNA Extraction Kits:
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG 1000uL Tips
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Biohit Pipette Tips
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Lysis Buffer
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Magnetic Silica
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Wash Buffer 2
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Wash Buffer 3
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Disposables
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Extraction Buffer 1
  • Qiagen AVL Buffer
  • Qiagen EZ1 Advanced XL Virus Card v2.0
  • Qiagen EZ1 DSP Virus Kit
  • Qiagen EZ1 Virus Mini Kit (RUO)
  • Qiagen QIAamp DSP Viral RNA Mini Kit
  • Qiagen QIAamp Viral RNA Mini Kit (RUO, large)
  • Qiagen QIAamp Viral RNA Mini Kit (RUO, small)
  • Roche Magna Pure 96 DNA and Viral Small Vol
  • Roche Magna Pure 96 Lysis Buffer
  • Roche Magna Pure Compact Small Vol
  • Roche Magna Pure LC Total Isolation Kit

Disinfection Consumables/ Biohazardous Waste Management

  • Bag, disposable for biohazardous waste PPE and clinical waste without sharps
  • Body bags (suitable for burial or cremation)
  • Chlorine
  • Disinfectant
  • Sanitizer / alcohol-based hand‐rub
  • Set: mask, gel, and soap for targeted population
  • Soap, surgical

Medical Equipment

  • Controlled Air Purifying Respirator (CAPR)
  • Needles
  • Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR)
  • Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) Visors
  • Syringes

Personal Protective Equipment

  • Face shields
  • Gloves
  • Goggles
  • Gowns (disposable and linen)
  • N‐95 Respirators (per FDA EUA guidance)
  • Protective eyewear
  • Safety box/sharps container (must be labeled “Biohazard”)
  • Shoe covers
  • Shrouds
  • Surgical caps
  • Surgical Level I/LLL masks
  • Tyvek coveralls with hoods
  • Tyvek hoods
  • Tyvek sleeves
  • Tyvek suits
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