Online Monitoring of Coronavirus in New York City, NY

Confirmed Cases and Deaths in New York City, NY from COVID-19 Virus Pandemic

Last update
225,964
Total Confirmed
No data
Total Recovered
23,550
Total Deaths
Protocol
Please use the screening tool at https://covid19screening.health.ny.gov/ to share your symptoms and pre-register for testing.
Hotline
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue
462 1st Ave, New York, NY 10016
212-562-4141
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst
79-01 Broadway, Elmhurst, NY 11373
718-334-4000
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem
506 Lenox Ave, New York, NY 10037
212-939-1000
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan
1901 1st Ave, New York, NY 10029
212-423-6262
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County
451 Clarkson Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11203
718-245-3131
Drive-through & On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln
234 Eugenio Maria de Hostos Blvd, Bronx, NY 10451
718-579-5000
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens
82-68 164th St, Jamaica, NY 11432
718-883-3000
Drive-through & On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull
760 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11206
718-963-8000
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Morrisania
1225 Gerard Ave, Bronx, NY 10452
718-960-2781
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Belvis
545 E 142nd St, Bronx, NY 10454
718-579-4000
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Cumberland
100 N Portland Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205
718-388-5889
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, East New York
2094 Pitkin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11207
718-245-3325
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Gouverneur
227 Madison St, New York, NY 10002
212-441-5000
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Sydenham
264 W 118th St, New York, NY 10026
212-932-6500
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Vanderbilt
165 Vanderbilt Ave, Staten Island, NY 10304
844-692-4692
On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
Aqueduct Racetrack
150-1 Cohancy St, Ozone Park, NY 11417
833-766-6769
Drive-through
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi
1400 Pelham Pkwy S, Bronx, NY 10461
718-918-5000
Drive-through & On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island
2601 Ocean Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11235
718-616-3000
Drive-through & On-site
Appointment Needed: Yes
South Beach Psychiatric Center
777 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305
888-364-3065
Open hours: 11 AM - 7 PM
Drive-through
Appointment Needed: Yes
ProHEALTH Campus – Lake Success
2 Delaware Dr, Lake Success, NY 11042
516-874-0411
Open hours: (M-F) 8 AM - 8 PM; (SA-SU) 8 AM - 5 PM
Drive-through
Appointment Needed: Yes
AMC Bay Plaza Cinema 13
2210 Bartow Ave, Bronx, NY 10475
888-364-3065
Open hours: (M-F) 8 AM - 6 PM
Drive-through

Latest Coronavirus News in New York City, NY

U.S. core capital goods orders increase solidly in September - Reuters India
10/27/2020
New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods rose more than expected in September, wrapping up a quarter of potentially record growth in business spending and the economy, thanks to fiscal stimulus aimed at softening the blow from the COVID-19 pandemic.
U.S. core capital goods orders increase solidly in September - Reuters
10/27/2020
New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods rose more than expected in September, wrapping up a quarter of potentially record growth in business spending and the economy, thanks to fiscal stimulus aimed at softening the blow from the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID's cognitive costs? Some patients' brains may age 10 years - Reuters India
10/27/2020
People recovering from COVID-19 may suffer significant brain function impacts, with the worst cases of the infection linked to mental decline equivalent to the brain ageing by 10 years, researchers warned on Tuesday.
UPDATE 1-JetBlue Airways eyes booking uplift after 76% revenue slide - Reuters India
10/27/2020
JetBlue Airways' third-quarter revenue plunged by 76% as the COVID-19 pandemic hammered travel demand but the New York-based budget carrier expects an upturn in bookings for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season, it said on Tuesday.
Pfizer not yet ready to release COVID-19 vaccine data - Reuters.com
10/27/2020
Drugmaker Pfizer Inc said on Tuesday it was not yet ready to release data from the late-stage trial of the COVID-19 vaccine candidate it is developing with Germany's BioNTech SE.
COVID's cognitive costs? Some patients' brains may age 10 years - Reuters
10/27/2020
People recovering from COVID-19 may suffer significant brain function impacts, with the worst cases of the infection linked to mental decline equivalent to the brain ageing by 10 years, researchers warned on Tuesday.

Dynamics of Coronavirus Spread in New York City, NY

What Is a Coronavirus?

A coronavirus is a virus belonging to a large family of viruses that cause respiratory problems in humans, ranging from the cold to other more severe diseases.

Its name originates from the Latin word for “crown” and the Ancient Greek korōnè, wreath, and refers to the appearance of the viruses.

Types

  • The most well-known coronaviruses are SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome), MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome or camel flu) and SARS-COV-2 (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2).
  • These viruses are also present in animals such as camels, cattle, cats, and bats.
Covid-19: Brief

Covid-19: Brief

Covid-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) is an infectious disease caused by SARS-CoV-2. This virus made its first appearance in Wuhan, China on 31 December, 2019. Several of those infected worked at a seafood market where livestock alongside other animals such as bats and snakes were present. This suggested that the virus was spread from animal to person. It emerged later that a large number of patients had been not been exposed to animals which indicates a person-to-person spread.

Pandemic:

  • Since the outbreak in China, every country on the continent except Antarctica has been fighting to contain the virus.
  • Cases are increasing daily, despite mandated measures such as lockdowns or contact bans.
  • Europe is considered to be at the heart of the spread with countries such as Italy and Spain reporting thousands of fatalities daily.

Vaccines or anti-viral drugs have yet to be discovered to stop the increasing number of fatalities worldwide

How It Spreads

  • Via respiratory droplets, e.g. coughing, sneezing, talking, breathing
  • Via dust
  • Via close contact, e.g. handshakes, surfaces (the virus can live on surfaces for up to 72 hours)

The most common way that this disease spreads is through close contact with a person who has the infection. Every time a person coughs or sneezes, they produce droplets – a single cough can emit as many as 3,000 while a sneeze 10,000. Close contact is within around 6 feet.

Symptoms

Although COVID-19 symptoms may vary from person to person, WHO has provided certain indicators. People who are fit and healthy with no underlying symptoms are most likely to experience the following symptoms:

  • Fever – if you feel hot to the touch and have a temperature higher than 100.4 F (38.0 C).
  • Shortness of breath – as COVID-19 is a respiratory disease, this is a symptom to be monitored carefully.
  • A dry cough
  • Fatigue
COVID-19 symptoms

How to Prevent

The best way to prevent virus affecting you is to keep up with simple but vital recommendations.

Wash your hands thoroughly:

  • After you’ve been to the bathroom, before preparing food and regularly at all other times.
  • Use soap and water, or if not available, an alcohol-based solution.
  • Sing or hum your favorite melody to make sure you wash your hands for the recommended length of 20 seconds.

Practice ’social distancing’:

  • Skip meeting up with friends and limit contact with household members
  • Work remotely, if possible – check your company’s policies regarding remote working
  • Only go out if you need to go to the shops or to work, but keep at least 6 feet between you and other people– especially important if they’re sneezing or coughing

If you’re sick:

  • Cough or sneeze into your sleeve or a tissue and dispose of it immediately
  • Self-isolate at home for 14 days – the time it takes for symptoms to appear after exposure to COVID-19

How to Get Tested

Due to limited resources, it is not possible for everyone to get tested. Nevertheless, you can generally request a test from your doctor or health authority if you can answer ‘yes’ to the following questions (different rules may apply according to your country of residence):

  • Have you been experiencing the above symptoms?
  • Have you travelled to highly affected countries within 14 days of symptoms appearing?
  • Have you been in close contact with another person who has tested positive for COVID19?

Arranging a test:

  • Don’t travel to your doctor’s surgery or local hospital. If you suspect you have coronavirus, you risk infecting others
  • Call your GP who will arrange for you to go to a dedicated test center where they will take a mouth or nose swab
  • Results from the test lab will usually be available in 24-72 hours

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