Metropolitan Hospital – New Patient and Visitor Policy

Message from the Chief Medical Officer Coronavirus Update – New Patient and Visitor Policy  To ensure a safe environment for NYC Health + Hospitals patients and visitors amid the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in New York, we have updated the patient and visitor policies for all of our patient care locations. While we understand […]

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MTA Issues Agency-Wide Update on Precautionary Measures Against Coronavirus

March 02, 2020 MTA Announces Enhanced Sanitizing Procedures Across NYCT, MTA Bus, Access-A-Ride, LIRR and Metro-North – Disinfecting Frequently-Used Surfaces in Stations Daily and Full Fleet of Rolling Stock Every 72 Hours MTA to Deploy Public Service Announcements in Stations and on Train Cars & Buses to Complement Customer Messaging Across More Than 5,500 Digital […]

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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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