Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced COVID-19 hospitalizations dropped Wednesday below 1,000 a day for the first time since March 18. There were 996 hospitalized COVID-19 patients Wednesday in New York State. This is down from a peak of approximately... Read More.
As the number of laboratory-confirmed flu cases and flu-related hospitalizations continue their steady increase statewide, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has directed the New York State Department of Health to take additional steps to ensure healthcare facilities are prepared for the remainder of the flu season.