The COVID Crisis: Health Department Rolls Out Methadone Delivery Program For NYC

The Health Department and the New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS) launched a program to deliver methadone to patients with COVID-19, COVID-like illness, or at high Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: NYC Emergency Management Announces NYC COVID-19 Pet Hotline

The New York City Emergency Management Department and the Mayor’s Office of Animal Welfare today announced the launch of the NYC COVID-19 Pet Hotline. Shop the Harlem World Shop.

The COVID Crisis: Mayor de Blasio Announces New Line Of Bridge Ventilators For NYC Hopitals

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a breakthrough in the fight against COVID-19, with a City-convened effort producing a new line of bridge ventilators to support local hospitals and health care workers from Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And NYC Health + Hospitals Expand Appointment-Only COVID-19 Testing Capacity

Mayor de Blasio and NYC Health + Hospitals today announced expanded, appointment-only COVID-19 testing capacity across 10 acute-care hospitals, seven Gotham Health community-based health centers, and 4 drive-thru test sites.

Mayor Bill de Blasio And Others Announce Expanded Capacity For COVID-19 Testing

Mayor de Blasio announced today that beginning Thursday, March 19th, NYC Health + Hospitals will expand their COVID-19 testing capacity by 5,000 tests per day through a partnership with OPKO Continue Reading →

NYC Department Of Consumer And Worker Protection Declares Face Masks Temporarily In Short Supply

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced that she is declaring face masks temporarily in short supply to prevent stores from overcharging New Yorkers.