Health Care

First Lady Chirlane McGray meets with then-New York City Police Department Commissioner James O'Neill and then-Deputy Commissioner of Collaborative Policing in the NYPD Susan Herman at Safe Horizon, discussing how to help victims of crime and violence hea
The COVID-19 pandemic is creating a mental health crisis, and recent turmoil amid protests against police brutality may make it more acute.
Rockaway beach
Are beaches the next battleground between New York City and the state?
Funeral workers and hospital staff retrieve deceased bodies for burial amid COVID-19 pandemic at Brooklyn Hospital Center.
Here’s why bodies have piled up in bags on trucks during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Some doctors have switched from giving their patients intravenous chemotherapy to oral chemotherapy medication so they can receive their treatment at home, but this doesn't work for all patients.
Everything from cancer treatments to organ transplants have been put off due to the pandemic.
Dr. Oxiris Barbot, Commissioner of New York City’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, alongside Mayor de Blasio.
Economic and health disparities create new challenges for New Yorkers amid the pandemic.
Governor Cuomo and Secretary to the Governor Melissa DeRosa.
What you need to know about the federal, state and city groups responding to the pandemic.
In New York City, the current starting salary for a trained EMS worker is about $33,320, whereas the starting salary for a NYPD officer is $42,500 and it’s $45,196 for a city firefighter.
EMS workers make less than cops and firefighters and COVID-19 has hit them hard. That’s why they want a raise.
The entrance the Lenox Hill Northwell urgent care facility in Greenwich Village on May 1.
From immunotherapies to vaccines, the state’s medical community is looking at all of its options to combat the infectious disease.
New York nursing homes have become COVID-19 hotbeds.
Limited staff, insufficient training and a lack of funding.
With direct help from the state and federal governments unlikely, health insurance companies are pushing for the federal government to subsidize private health insurance.
An unpopular industry turns to Washington for help.