09 March 2020 – 100,000 gallons per week of hand sanitizer provided to residents free-of-charge

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Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Increase availability of PPE
Level of Jurisdiction: New York
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: 100.000 gallons per week to residents, free of charge, prioritized according to need (also state agencies, includingMTA). Screening protocol for visitors (questions regarding health and travel-). Paid Sick Leave to protect those who are required to stay home from work bc. of isolation/quarantine as a result of novel coronavirus.
Full details here: https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/novel-coronavirus-briefing-governor-cuomo-announces-state-will-provide-alcohol-based-hand