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No holiday from Covid

In the 24 hours before Christmas Eve, New York state set a new daily record for Covid cases with 44,442 recorded. That was double the number of single-day new cases reported just eight days earlier on Dec. 16.

Travel enforcement operation set up at Westchester County Airport

All travelers coming into New York from certain states impacted by COVID-19 have to go into 14 days of self-quarantine.

HealthlinkNY partners with fellow health information exchange to boost offerings, state...

Binghamton-based HealthLinkNY announced Sept. 27 that it would team up with Syracuse-based HealtheConnections. The two nonprofits operate health information exchanges that together cover more than 40 percent of the state.

Health insurance enrollment increases on N.Y. Obamacare exchange

State officials say 243,600 New Yorkers have signed up for qualified health plans on the state health insurance exchange, exceeding last year's enrollment.

Cuomo signs bill allowing medical marijuana treatment for PTSD

The state estimates that approximately 19,000 people with PTSD in New York could benefit from the use of medical marijuana.