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Rise in violent incidents and injuries force staff to quit at NYC psychiatric ward
Documents and interviews with current and former employees at Harlem’s Metropolitan Hospital show that workplace injuries have caused employees to miss thousands of work days over the past four years.
Jul 19, 5:01 AM
NYC returns to 'high' COVID level as Adams admin gives conflicting answers on test site closures
Home tests offer the convenience of knowing if you’re positive before you step outside, but PCR testing remains the best window for tracking how the coronavirus spreads through the community.
Jul 8, 12:15 PM
New York City quietly closed half its COVID-19 testing sites as omicron rebounded this spring
The revelation defies a pledge by city health officials in the early spring, when they said they would keep city-run testing sites open despite rollbacks at the federal level.
Jul 5, 5:02 AM
As NYC enters coronavirus plateau, health officials push for extension of long COVID services
City doctors say that long COVID can be confusing and sometimes scary — but also that people don’t need to suffer in silence.
Jun 30, 6:01 AM
Should people be allowed back to work without full vaccination? A nurse's lawsuit against NYC tests the idea
Nurse Sophia Labarbera-Limone has caught the coronavirus multiple times and has had one dose of mRNA vaccine. But she refused to take a full course of shots due to a documented allergy and was fired by NYC Health + Hospitals.
Jun 16, 4:00 PM
A tour with NYC contact tracers, as the landmark health program ends
As the city sunsets its large-scale COVID-19 outreach efforts, contact tracers reflect on two years of knocking doors.
May 1, 12:00 PM
NYC’s once-struggling public hospital system expects to be well-funded into next fiscal year
But expected cuts to funding for the health system could spell trouble down the road.
Mar 25, 6:01 AM
Mayor Adams to expand plant-based eating clinic to all five boroughs
The program aims to help New Yorkers manage their chronic diseases through lifestyle changes.
Feb 7, 2:36 PM
NYC Hospitals Say COVID Wave Is Manageable–But Staffing Is A Concern
Keeping hospitals from getting overwhelmed as the pandemic rolls into its third year is a key factor in preventing another lockdown.
Updated: Dec 22, 2021 7:15 AM
America’s Largest Health Care Union Vows To Fight Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccines
NewYork-Presbyterian became the first hospital system in the state to require COVID-19 shots for employees. Local unions are not pleased.
Jun 23, 2021 8:44 AM
New York's Contact Tracers Are Still Facing Challenges
The city and the state are both experiencing obstacles as they ramp up their contact tracing programs.
Jun 26, 2020 10:42 AM
City's Public Hospital System Plans Job, Program Cuts
The New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation announced it would
Updated: Mar 20, 2009 10:01 AM
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