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Mayor de Blasio Announces New York City’s Recovery Agenda

Vision for City’s recovery centers public health and social justice

Metropolitan New Livestream Service Allows 24/7 Video Access to Infants in the NICU

Service brings people together despite COVID-19 limitations and safety precautions

NYC Health + Hospitals Launches Virtual ExpressCare Service to All New Yorkers

New service will ensure New Yorkers do not delay necessary care

Mayor de Blasio Announces City’s Own Dedicated COVID-19 Lab

Pandemic Response Lab (PRL), a facility dedicated to processing COVID-19 tests within 24-48 hours for NYC Health + Hospitals

System Provides Update on Employee Mental Health Services After COVID-19 Peak

All staff members experiencing mental health challenges are urged to seek the support

NYC Has Prevented Up to 15K Potential New COVID-19 Cases Through Test & Trace Corps

3 months into program, COVID-related cases, deaths at lowest point since epidemic began

System’s WTC Environmental Health Center Reached Over 13K Patients as of July 2020

Enrollment for the WTC Environmental Health Center remains open

Test & Trace Corps Announces Faith-Based Partnership with St. Albans Church to Fight Covid-19

The City will launch its first faith-based partnership to serve communities of color in Queens

System Designated “Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality” for the 5th Consecutive Year

Human Rights Campaign recognized facilities throughout system for inclusive care.

System Expands OB Sim Labs Throughout Facilities to Help Reduce Maternal Death

Sim labs will further help teams address potentially fatal complications during labor