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NYC DOHMH Update on Novel Coronavirus

2019 Novel Coronavirus Recently, a novel (new) coronavirus was detected in thousands of people worldwide, primarily in China. A “novel coronavirus” is a strain that has not been previously found in humans. This novel coronavirus, also referred to as 2019-nCoV, can include fever, cough or shortness of breath. Most people who were first diagnosed with […]

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NYC Health + Hospitals Reorganizes Leadership Staff

Three senior executives take on additional leadership roles (New York, NY – January 22, 2020) Mitchell Katz, MD, NYC Health + Hospitals President and CEO, today announced the following new leadership appointments for three members of his executive cabinet. Their new roles are effective February 24. Christopher Roker, CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens, will […]

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Lift Tests at RFK Bridge Harlem River Lift Span Scheduled for Early Morning 1/23 and 1/24

Intermittent Closures of Manhattan Span Planned for Both Directions Intermittent, full closures at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Harlem River Lift Span are scheduled on Thursday, Jan. 23 and Friday, Jan. 24 from 12:01 a.m. to 5 a.m. for maintenance work. Each closure lasts approximately 20 minutes. Motorists may experience delays and should consider an […]

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