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System Partners with Labor Leaders to Promote Vaccination Among Employees

Leaders encourage union members to get their COVID-19 vaccine via videos

Vaccine for All: Citi Field Site Opens Today

New vaccination site will serve eligible Queens residents, along with priority appointments for service industry workers

City & State Names Dr. Mitchell Katz to “2021 NYC Power 100” List

Dr. Katz is cited for his leadership of the City’s public hospital system during the COVID-19 pandemic

NYC Health + Hospitals Fundraising Campaign Raises $5.8 Million To Provide Meals For Frontline Workers

The campaign continues to support frontline workers with necessities and comfort items

NYC Test & Trace Corps Launches Digital Video Series With Practical Guidance On Safe Living in the Time of Covid-19

“NYC, Let’s Talk COVID!” breaks down complex topics with clear and reliable information from City’s public health experts

New CEOs Appointed to Elmhurst and Queens Hospitals

Helen Arteaga and Neil Moore to Lean Into Backgrounds with System in their New Roles

NYC Test & Trace Corps Allocates Nearly Half Of All Testing Resources To Neighborhoods Hardest Hit By Covid-19

Over 400 unique testing locations have reached New Yorkers in most impacted communities

City & State Names NYC Health + Hospitals and MetroPlus CEOs To “2021 Health Power 100” List

NYC Health + Hospitals Mitchell Katz, MD ranked 4th; MetroPlus Health Plan Talya Schwartz, MD ranked 26th

Katz Recognized with ‘Labor Hero 2020’ Award by the Organization of Staff Analysts

Recognition is on behalf of all system employees who helped with COVID-19 response

NYC Test & Trace Corps Expands Rapid COVID-19 Testing on Mobile Units to Reach Communities Most in Need

Expansion comes as City surpasses 100,000 tests per day for three days in a row