Health Care

New York State Attorney General Tish James
A new report says the Cuomo administration may have undercounted COVID-19 deaths of nursing home residents by as much as 50%.
A woman receives the vaccine at the New York State Vaccination Site in the Bronx.
That state appears to be falling short on efforts to get people of color vaccinated against the coronavirus.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that the city has canceled 23,000 vaccination appointments.
Two weeks into New York’s expanded coronavirus vaccine rollout, some parts of the state are hitting the brakes.
A woman gets vaccinated at Calvary Baptist Church in White Plains.
Confusion in the county has led many to book vaccine appointments in New York City.
The Rev. Al Sharpton
How leaders of faith are banding together to spread the word on COVID-19 safety and the vaccine.
Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem played a key roll in the civil rights movement.
A short history of faith-led community outreach projects in NYC.
Line at Morrisania Hospital in the Bronx in 1947 for the smallpox vaccine.
New York City gave smallpox vaccines to 5 million residents in just two weeks 74 years ago. What have we unlearned?
New York is ahead of other large states when it comes to the number of vaccinated people per 100,000 residents.
Residents are starting to get the second doses they need to be protected against COVID-19.
COVID-19 restrictions sign in London in November 2020.
The seemingly more transmissible variant is in the United States.
COVID-19 vaccine
New York is investigating whether ParCare Community Health Network gave out vaccines to people who didn’t qualify.