COVID-19 News

Here you will find news and information about the impact that COVID-19 has had on New York. If you were a frontline worker diagnosed with COVID-19, or if you have lost a loved one who was a frontline worker to this illness, please contact Finz & Finz, P.C., now to see whether you or your family members are eligible for compensation.

Post COVID-19 Care Center Opens In NYC | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – Doctors at Mount Sinai Hospital have recently opened post-COVID-19 treatment and care center, after identifying numerous patients suffering from lingering illness and discomfort after the virus. Even months after recovering from COVID-19, many patients still experience debilitating symptoms from the virus, according to ABC 7 New…

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NYC Enters Phase 3 of COVID-19 Reopening Plan | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – On Sunday, Governor Andrew Cuomo officially announced that New York City will enter Phase 3 of reopening on Monday, July 6. According to NBC 4 New York, Cuomo revealed that New York City will be allowed to enter Phrase 3 of reopening, without indoor dining. Last…

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New York Faces More Than 900 New COVID-19 Cases | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – Governor Andrew Cuomo reported that over 900 new COVID-19 cases were reported in a single day in New York, demonstrating the continued risk the virus poses. According to ABC 7 NY, Governor Cuomo stated that 918 of the 66,392 COVID-19 tests performed on Thursday came back…

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Indoor Dining Will Remain Closed in NYC Due to COVID-19 | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday that the city will not reopen indoor dining during Phase 3, due to the surge in COVID-19 cases across the nation. According to NBC New York, Mayor de Blasio stated during a press conference on July 1 that indoor…

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NYC Reopening May Slow Amid National COVID-19 Spike | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – New York City may slow down its plans to reopen due to concerns about inadequate social distancing and a national increase in COVID-19 cases. During a press conference on Monday, June 29, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo stated that he may slow the progress toward Phase…

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New York Implements New Quarantine For Visitors | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – On Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that anyone visiting New York from current COVID-19 hotspots must obey a mandatory two-week quarantine to help keep infection rates low across the state. According to NBC New York, Governor Cuomo, along with the governors of New Jersey and Connecticut,…

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Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Plans Altered For COVID-19 | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that Macy’s would hold their annual Fourth of July fireworks spectacular, but that the show will be modified to reduce crowds during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. People throughout New York City look forward to Macy’s firework show all year, but with…

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NYC Restaurants Prepare To Reopen On Monday | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – Restaurants across the city spent the weekend preparing as New York City enters Phase 2 of COVID-19 reopening. Last week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the city was prepared to enter Phase 2 of reopening on Monday, June 22. During Phase 2, restaurants can…

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Cardiac Arrest Deaths Surge During Coronavirus Pandemic | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – The New York Fire Department has reported three times the number of deaths from cardiac arrest during the Coronavirus pandemic. Experts believe these deaths were either directly or indirectly caused by COVID-19. According to ABC News, emergency medical services in New York City responded to almost…

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Record Low COVID-19 Cases Reported in NYC | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW YORK, NY – On Wednesday, New York City reported the lowest percentage of positive COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic. This data reinforced the city’s decision to move forward with Phase 2 of reopening. During a press conference on June 17, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that only…

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