Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surgeries Easing Up In Some New York CountiesPatients who had their elective surgeries canceled by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in New York State will soon have their chance to reschedule and get their procedures done.
Coronavirus Update: USNS Comfort To Screen Patients Dockside, Bypassing Other HospitalsThe ship is being used to treat those who are not suffering from the coronavirus, so the city’s hospitals can free up beds and focus on COVID-19 patients.
Coronavirus Update: ICU Nurse Returns From Maternity Leave To Find War ZoneThe end of maternity leave meant a rude awakening for Vivi Guitart, a critical care ICU nurse at a Brooklyn hospital.
Coronavirus Update: Central Park, US Open Site Being Converted Into Emergency Field HospitalsNew York City hospitals are overwhelmed with coronavirus patients and beds are in high demand.
Coronavirus Update: Navy Hospital Ship USNS Comfort Sails Into New York HarborThe USNS Comfort docked at Pier 90 on Monday morning. Its 1,000 beds will be designated for patients with non-coronavirus issues.
Coronavirus Update: Navy Hospital Ship Headed To NYC This WeekendPresident Donald Trump agreed to send the ship to New York City back on March 18.
Coronavirus Update: More Than A Dozen Patients Die With 24 Hours At Queens HospitalIf New York City is the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in the country, then Elmhurst Hospital is ground zero.
Coronavirus Update: Doctors Urge People To Update Their Wills, Consider Advance Directives Before Pandemic WorsensDr. Ezriel Kornel - himself recovering from COVID-19 - says doctors appreciate patients who outline their wishes.
Coronavirus Update: Area Hospital Systems Announce New Policies Restricting VisitorsThe Mount Sinai Health System is restricting access to visitors at all of their hospital and ambulatory sites in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Cuomo Warns Spread Will Peak In 45 Days, Overwhelming Hospital SystemThe governor outlined the state's a four-part approach to combatting the coronavirus, which starts with ramping up testing.
New GPS System Making It Easy For Patients, Visitors To Navigate Busy HospitalsThe navigation technology is helping patients and visitors find their way in some really confusing buildings.