30 March 2020 – First temporary hospital announced

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

Overview: Announces First 1,000-Bed Temporary Hospital at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Open and Accepting First Patients Today
Full details here: https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/amid-ongoing-covid-19-pandemic-governor-cuomo-announces-statewide-public-private-hospital-plan