Today, Mayor-elect Adams announced that Dr. Dave A. Chokshi will continue to serve as Commissioner of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) through March 15 of 2022.
By Dr. Dave A. Chokshi Recently, important updates about the COVID-19 vaccine were announced—that certain people are now eligible for a “booster” dose.
Mayor Bill de Blasio, Schools Chancellor Meisha Porter, and Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Commissioner (DOHMH) Dr. Dave A. Chokshi today announced a new health care mandate.
The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has appointed Dr. Michelle Morse to serve as the agency’s Chief Medical Officer, the first in the agency’s history.
The Health Department today announced Dr. Torian Easterling as the new First Deputy Commissioner and Chief Equity Officer.
Mayor de Blasio today will announce at a press conference the appointment of Dr. Dave A. Chokshi as Commissioner of the City’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
The Health Department and Mayor’s Office for International Affairs today announced that local health authorities from eight countries around the world have signed on to a letter calling on G20 nations to take immediate action on global COVID-19 vaccine equity.
The Health Department today announced that New York City’s historic COVID-19 vaccination campaign has prevented an estimated 48,000 deaths, 300,000 hospitalizations, and 1.9 million cases.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams today announced several changes to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions that will continue to protect the health and safety of all New Yorkers.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams today announced that starting tomorrow, February 12, 2022, the city will reopen the $100 COVID-19 vaccine incentive for New Yorkers who get boosted at a city-run or SOMOS site through the end of the month.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams and NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H) today announced the expansion of their groundbreaking lifestyle medicine services at six public health care sites across New York City.
The New York State Department of Health and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene today announced the release of a collaborative study.
The Health Department today announced increases in gonorrhea and syphilis among people reported as female in New York City during the first half of 2021.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams today announced multiple new milestones in the fight against COVID-19, which includes a massive decrease in COVID-19 cases.
The NYC Test & Trace Corps announced today that, since the omicron surge began in early December 2021, the now over 250 City-run testing sites have performed nearly 1.5 million COVID-19 diagnostic tests.