NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There was a show of gratitude for nurses who arrived in our area Tuesday from across the country to help fight coronavirus.Paterson Mother Charged With Murder In 7-Year-Old's Death
The facility says it couldn’t be more grateful for their help.READ MORE: 3 Teens Charged In Manhattan Subway Attacks, Police Release Video Of New Suspect Believed To Be Group's Lookout
“It is so heartwarming to see so many nurses come from so far away to assist us in this time of need,” said Maureen White, executive vice-president and chief nurse executive of Northwell Health. “Without these resources, I don’t know what kind of state we’d be in.”
The visiting team was contracted through a company called Cross Country Nurses.MORE NEWS: Pro-Palestine Protesters Block Traffic On Gowanus Expressway
They will begin work Wednesday at 18 hospitals across the New York City, Long Island and Westchester County.