Policy

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.
Andrew Cuomo Northwell Health lab
The data wasn't randomized, and there may be false positives.
Governor Cuomo tours the Northwell Health Core Lab before announcing statewide antibody testing survey.
This early, antibody testing for COVID-19 will not lead to quick and easy public policy decisions.
Governor Cuomo during the daily coronavirus briefing on April 16th.
The governor is extending the statewide ‘pause’ through May 15.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady visit NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue to applaud and thank medical staff on Friday, April 10th.
New York, the worst-hit state, would receive only $12,000 per case.
A person crosses a trafficless West End Avenue on April 10th.
If the state’s lockdown measures are lifted now, it could make things worse in the future.
Employee Rick Lambert monitors the number of people entering the concession area at Forest Park Golf Course, in New York, while staggering tee times for golfers due to the coronavirus.
New York has banned basketball, but it allows golfing.
Governor Cuomo during his coronavirus update on April 2nd.
Says state will ‘share,’ not ‘seize’ ventilators, with compensation or replacement later
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