New York Attorney General Letitia James announced today that she has reached an agreement with Verizon to ensure that the company takes swift and comprehensive action to prevent the spread of Legionnaires’ disease in New York state.
The Health Department today announced that the investigation of the Central Harlem Legionnaires’ disease community cluster is over.
The Health Department is currently investigating a community cluster of Legionnaires’ disease in Central Harlem and bordering communities.
Dr. Oxiris Barbot’s statement from acting Health Commissioner on the Legionnaires’ Disease in Washington Heights, New York:
With reports in the news of Legionnaires’ Disease found in a 23rd Precinct police station, we thought it prudent to posts Tips To Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease.
A New York Police Department officer has contracted Legionnaires’ disease leading to a spate of investigations by the health officials as to its source and potential capacity for spread.
The Health Department announced today that the investigation of the second Lower Washington Heights Legionnaires’ disease cluster is over.
The latest major outbreak of Legionnaires’ Disease in Washington Heights has become deadly, city health officials said Wednesday.
Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement demanding immediate testing of all NYCHA buildings throughout New York City after eight newly reported cases of Legionnaires’ disease.
The Health Department is currently investigating a second community cluster of Legionnaires’ disease in Lower Washington Heights.
The Health Department announced today that the investigation of the Lower Washington Heights Legionnaires’ disease cluster is over.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) along with community leaders and development partners gathered on 137th Street in Harlem, NY.
City officials today ‘broke ground’ on the new NYC Public Health Laboratory, which will be located adjacent to the Harlem Hospital complex on 137th Street.
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