Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf says almost $324-million in funding is going to 31 hospitals across the commonwealth dealing with COVID-19 through the Hospital Emergency Loan Program.

PennDOT photo: Pa. Governor Tim Wolf

 

Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre is getting $15-million under the short-term financial relief loan.

The Democrat says as the fight against COVID-19 is far from over, the funding dispersed by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Authority, or “PENNVEST” will provide immediate financial support for working capital for the hospitals.