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1/4/2022 Brooklyn again welcomes city's first baby ... again welcomes city‚Aos first baby January 3, 2022 Jaime DeJesus, Brooklynreporter.com Newborn Leyla Gessel Tzunun Garcia. Photo courtesy of NYC Health + Hospitals Coney Island Share this:The new year, as every year, has also ... brighter future, we‚Aore talking about our newest and littlest New Yorkers like you. Happy birthday!‚Au Irma Garcia and German Tzunun with newborn Leyla Gessel Tzunun Garcia. Photo courtesy of NYC Health + Hospitals Coney ...
12/17/2021 New York City Residents Reporting Long Lines At COVID Testing Sites; Check The Wait ‚Äì CBS New York CBS Local ... New York City‚Aos testing site locator , including mobile sites and at-home appointmentsAVOID THE LINES: Click here for NYC Health+Hospitals testing wait timesNew holiday season, same old story: long lines and wait times at testing sites around the five boroughs, from a mobile van on the Upper West Side to another in Crown Heights , Brooklyn.‚AuI‚Aove been going to get tested every week here for ...
12/16/2021 New York City Residents Reporting Long Lines At COVID Testing Sites; Check The Wait ‚Äì Gadget Clock New York City Residents Reporting Long Lines At COVID Testing Sites; Check The Wait ‚Ai Gadget ClockNEW YORK (CBSNewYork) ‚Ai From new variants to holiday gatherings, the number of COVID-19 cases are on ... and at-home appointmentsAVOID THE LINES: Click here for NYC Health+Hospitals testing wait timesNew holiday season, same old story: long lines and wait times at testing sites around the five boroughs, from ...
12/9/2021 Adamakos, Taubman And Others Win NYC Health + Hospitals Emergency Physicians Were Named 2021 ‚ÄòUnsung Heroes‚Äô Award NYC Health + Hospitals today announced that four of the system‚Aos emergency physicians were named 2021 New York American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Unsung Heroes of Emergency Medicine .According to New York ACEP, the purpose of this award is to recognize outstanding emergency physicians who go above and beyond for their patients, colleagues, and community. The recipients are nominated by their department chair.2021 New York ACEP Unsung Heroes ...
11/29/2021 NYC health officials urge residents to wear masks indoors due to omicron, the latest COVID variant NY Daily News With the omicron variant bearing down on the Big Apple, top city health officials issued a strengthened recommendation that New Yorkers mask up indoors ‚Ai but stopped short of mandating the precaution, at least for the time being.The updated mask messaging came Monday as Mayor de Blasio issued another vaccination requirement ‚Ai this one for more than 100,000 childcare workers ‚Ai and as scientists continue to work around the ...
10/12/2021 Jamaica Hospital Medical Center receives Breast Imaging Center of Excellence designation ... NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens has received the highest level of accreditation achievable by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The new designation signifies that Jamaica Hospital Medical Center provides essential breast imaging services to its patients, in accord with the highest standards of radiology. ‚AuThis prominent designation from the American College of Radiology is another milestone in our quest to fulfill our mission: to keep New Yorkers healthy and provide ...
10/6/2021 NYC health experts, politicians demand de Blasio expand COVID vaccine mandate NY Daily News For weeks, Mayor de Blasio has relied on a handy metaphor to describe the city‚Aos approach to getting more New Yorkers vaccinated. ‚AuWe‚Aove been climbing the ladder,‚Au he likes to say. That ‚Auladder‚Au is his shorthand for the steps the city has taken so far to beat back COVID through its vaccination efforts ‚Ai $100 incentives to get inoculated, a mandate that school workers get at ...
10/1/2021 QNS Weekender: 29 things to do in Queens ... New York City Department of Health suggests getting tested often. Here are several places where you can get tested this weekend: - Enter your address and find a testing site near you at [www1.nyc.gov/site/coronavirus/get-tested/covid-19-testing.page] . - NYC Health + Hospitals offers [several testing sites in Queens] . Visit vaccinefinder.nyc.gov to find a vaccination site near you. As per the city‚Aos executive order, many indoor venues, including ...
10/1/2021 Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect For NY Healthcare Workers Medical care laborers across New York state stirred to another reality Tuesday ‚Ai the day every one of them should have no less than one portion of a COVID-19 immunization to keep on working ... a sum of 43,000 representatives), Mitchell Katz, MD, head of NYC Health + Hospitals, the biggest civil wellbeing framework in the U.S., said at a news gathering Monday. While the people who decided not to get ...
9/30/2021 NY COVID latest: Wednesday, Sept. 29 PIX11 Live] NEW YORK ‚Ai Find the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic in New York state and New York City, including data on positive cases and other indicators, and information from local officials ... justice,‚Au a press release from Hochul‚Aos office read. NYC Health + Hospitals vaccination update There are about 3,000 health care workers from New York City Health + Hospitals system that are still unvaccinated, out of ...
9/30/2021 Letitia James Sparks Speculation About Run For N.Y. Governor While Other Contenders Also Keep Their Eyes On ‚Äô22 CBS Local NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) ‚Ai It‚Aos more than year before election day 2022, but already potential candidates are surfacing for the Democratic candidate for governor of New York. One hopeful announced an explanatory committee, another laying out an agenda for moving the state forward, and a third hoping to trade Gracie Mansion for the Executive Mansion. READ MORE: [Hochul Names Former NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett To Replace Dr ...
9/29/2021 COVID News: Vaccines for kids 5-11 now expected before Thanksgiving, federal official says - NewsBreak ... COVID-19 headlines:NYC establishing permanent Public Health CorpsUsing personnel from the city's Health + Hospitals Test and Trace Corps, New York City is establishing a new, permanent public health outreach agency, Mayor Bill de ... fight this pandemic and prepare us for future emergencies," said NYC Health Commissioner Dr. David Chokshi.NY health care COVID vaccine faces legal challengeNew York's vaccine mandate faces another challenge in court Wednesday. It ...
9/29/2021 Vaccine mandate for NY health care workers faces legal challenges with federal court appeals panel NEW YORK (WABC) -- New York's vaccine mandate faces another challenge in court Wednesday.It comes just a couple of days before the mandate for New York City school employees is set to take effect.Nurses ... to be operating normally Tuesday, though about 500 nurses for NYC Health + Hospitals are not at work, with H + H having preemptively replaced them.Unvaccinated workers were not being fired in hopes of encouraging vaccinations ...
9/29/2021 Vaccine Obligations For Healthcare Workers In New York Face Legal Issues On Federal Court Appeals Commission The New York City school staff mission takes effect only a few days ago. A Long Island nurse said the vaccine‚Aos obligations undermined religious freedom and appealed to a committee of three judges in ... be operating normally on Tuesday, but about 500 nurses from NYC Health + Hospitals were not working and H + H preempted them. Replaced. Unvaccinated workers were not dismissed in the hope of encouraging vaccination after the ...
9/29/2021 Smile Farms Growing Food And Opportunity For Some Who Often Have Trouble Finding Work CBS Local ... Island. Crops are being grown by special needs students, then used to feed local seniors and needy families. READ MORE: [New York Court Of Appeals Hears Arguments On Vaccine Mandate For Health Care Workers] As ... Aos difficulties finding a purpose. READ MORE: [Hochul Names Former NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett To Replace Dr. Howard Zucker] ‚AuHe couldn‚Aot find work. Like so many people with disabilities, 80% of those ...
9/25/2021 2 killed and 1 injured in overnight NYC shootings Two men were killed and another was hurt in two separate shootings across New York City overnight, police said. The bloodshed occurred in a span of 30 minutes in Queens. A man hanging out with ... groin as he tried to flee ‚Ai was taken to NYC Health & Hospitals/Elmhurst, in stable condition, cops said. Less than 30 minutes earlier, at about 10:45 p.m., police responded to a 911 call of ...
9/25/2021 NYPD: Two killed in late night shootings in Queens - Spectrum News NY1 QUEENS, N.Y. - The New York City Police Department is investigating two separate shootings in Queens Friday night that left two people dead and one other person injured. Investigators say officers from the 114th precinct responded ... a gunshot wound to the groin. He was transported to NYC Health & Hospitals/Elmhurst in stable condition. Police say no suspects have been identified and an investigation is ongoing. Meanwhile, less than an hour earlier ...
9/25/2021 2 killed and 1 injured in overnight NYC shootings Two men were killed and another was hurt in two separate shootings across New York City overnight, police said. The bloodshed occurred in a span of 30 minutes in Queens. A man hanging out with ... groin as he tried to flee ‚Ai was taken to NYC Health & Hospitals/Elmhurst, in stable condition, cops said. Less than 30 minutes earlier, at about 10:45 p.m., police responded to a 911 call of ...
9/23/2021 Harlem, New York, Legionnaires' Disease Cluster Traced to Hospital Cooling Tower ... No new cases have been reported in four weeks and the cooling towers in the affected buildings have been disinfected. New York City health officials closed an investigation into a cluster of Legionnaires' disease cases ... other potential sources were conducted." That cooling tower was at NYC Health and Hospitals/Harlem, known as Harlem Hospital. According to officials, 18 people were hospitalized and 16 of those patients have been discharged and ...
9/22/2021 Health Department completes investigation into Legionnaires‚Äô disease outbreak in Central Harlem ‚Äì Telemundo New York (47) NEW YORK ‚Ai The investigation into the community outbreak of Legionnaires‚Ao disease in Central Harlem has ended, the New York City Department of Health announced Wednesday.According to the department‚Aos statement, no new ... one of the clinical specimens matched the cooling tower of NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem.‚AuI am very grateful to the Department of Health staff who identified this outbreak and responded quickly,‚Au said Health Commissioner ...
9/22/2021 'Heartbreaking trend': Department of Correction reports inmate death at Vernon C. Bain Center The New York City Department of Correction reported an inmate death at Vernon C. Bain Center on Wednesday. The DOC says the inmate was reported dead at 10:50 a.m. at NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln. In a press release, the Department of Correction states that the cause of death is under investigation with confirmation pending from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. The Department of Correction says the inmate appeared ...
9/17/2021 FEMA agrees to reimburse New York City hospitals $1 BILLION for treating Covid patients The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has agreed to reimburse New York City‚Aos public hospitals nearly $1 billion for treating Covid patients in spring 2020. New York Senator Chuck Schumer and Representative Ritchie Torres ... 2020, during which hospitalizations at 1,791 on March 31 (above) NYC Health + Hospital asked FEMA in October 2020 for compensation of $864 million but, at the time, FEMA said it would only reimburse $260 million ...
9/16/2021 San Gennaro begins in NYC as post-Electric Zoo COVID cluster renews concern ... particularly important if you have had symptoms recently. We encourage you to get tested."Electric Zoo ran from September 3-5.New Yorkers can click here to find a COVID-19 testing location.Those who attended the ... what their contacts are," said Dr. Mitchell Katz, head of NYC Health + Hospitals. "This is one of our most effective ways of preventing further transmission of COVID."The vaccine is also why the Feast of ...
9/12/2021 New York Mayor Bill de Blasio threatens to withhold police salary ‚Äì deadline Entertainment] New York Mayor Bill de Blasio threatens to withhold police salary ‚Ai deadline Mayor Lame Duck due to New York‚Aos highest vaccination compliance rate Bill de Blasio He ... withhold-nypd-wages-if-cops-defy-vax-or-test-order) NYC Health Department. NYPD is one of the lowest immunization rates of any former New York ...
9/11/2021 2 killed and 2 injured in overnight NYC shootings Two people were killed and two others hurt in four separate shootings across New York City overnight, police said. A 57-year-old man was shot in the face in East Harlem at 1:35 a.m. Saturday, near East 115th Street and First Avenue, where authorities said the unconscious victim was found. The man was pronounced dead at NYC Health and Hospital/Metropolitan. No arrests have been made. A little more ...